New Books - 8/13/14

New Books – 8/13/14

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Here are the new books for this week.

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A book about communicating with others and a biography of Nikola Tesla have been added to non-fiction collection.

100_4967We have added the second volume in the graphic novel series Zombillenium.

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I believe we have ever book in the Cherub series by Robert Muchamore with the addition of The Fall (book 7). Rain and Fire is a companion to The Last Dragon Chronicles…

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Volunteer at Wild About Wildlife

Volunteer at Wild About Wildlife

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IVPL will be hosting “Wild About Wildlife and Our Home.” We are going to have presentations and activities throughout the day on September 6, 2014.

Here are some volunteer activities: -leading bird feeder workshop -nature-themed story time -selling soft pretzels and lemonade -setting up & breaking down of tables -directing attendees to the restroom If you are not able to make it on the day but…

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New Books - 8/6/14

New Books – 8/6/14

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Here are this weeks new books.

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We have added a cookbook and a book focusing on our Presidents to the non-fiction collection.

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This is a graphic novelization of Neil Gaiman’s The Graveyard Book. 

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We have added more volumes of InuYasha.

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Perfect Chemistry is another love story. Marina is a gothic horror story translated from Spanish. Kalona’s Fall is a novella in the House of Night series by…

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Poetry Workshop on Saturday!

Do you like poetry? Join us on Saturday and draw inspiration for the book around you.  This workshop will be led by Kristina Moriconi, the 2014 Montgomery County Poet Laureate.

Poetry Workshop on Saturday!

Do you like poetry? Join us on Saturday and draw inspiration for the book around you.  This workshop will be led by Kristina Moriconi, the 2014 Montgomery County Poet Laureate.

New Items: 7/30/2014

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Here are today’s new items. We have a mix of books, CDs and audiobooks.

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Dreams of Gods and Monster  is the conclusion of the Laini Taylor’s Daughter of Smoke & Bone triology.

The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny and the Fight for Civil Rights  by Steve Sheinkin tells a  the little known story of a 1944 explosion at a segregated Navy base and the subsequent protest.

City of Heavenly Fire is in…

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End of Summer & Looking Ahead to the Fall

End of Summer & Looking Ahead to the Fall

I hope you are having a great summer. Don’t forget to log the hours you have been reading during the summer.

Poetry Workshop  August 2 1 to 3:30 PM Kristina Moriconi, the Poet Laureate of Montgomery County will be hosting a poetry workshop. Bring a friend and find inspiration from the books on the library shelves. End of Summer SurveyIf you have participated in the summer program, stop by the…

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Radical Readers: Notes from the Midnight Driver

Radical Readers: Notes from the Midnight Driver

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Next Wednesday, we are going to have discuss  Notes from the Midnight Driver  by Jordan Sonnenblick. This book appeared the last year’s Reading Olympics list.

One lucky participant will receive a book signed by Sonnenblick.

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New Books: 7/23/2014

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Here are our new books for this week. Matched, An Abundance of Katherines, Windcatcher and Tithe were already in our collection. We are adding additional copies to keep up with demand.

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The Storyteller  by Antonia Michaelis follows Anna and Abel, two teens who are very different. It has been described as haunting and emotional.

Burning Blue by Paul Griffin is about a brilliant hacker named…

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Shredded Book Answer

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If you stopped by the YA Room last week, you would’ve seen a jar filled with the remains of the book. Some of the you guessed it the correct series and some zeroed in on the exact title of the book.

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 This well-used copy of Breaking Dawn from the Twilight Saga was shredded for this contest.

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