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“Assistant to prominent enquiry agent.  Typing and shorthand required. Some danger involved in performance of duties. Salary commensurate with ability.  7 Craig’s Court.” So begins a series of novels set in Victorian England and written by Will Thomas.  The first book in the series, Some Danger Involved introduces us to the enquiry agent, Cyrus More...

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By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

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I don’t know about you, but for me the month of May just flew by! The libraries are gearing up for summer in lots of ways, and I thought I would share a few of them with you this week. One piece of good news – More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

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by Cree Lahti Carter Taylor Seaton will be at the Linwood Community Library on Sunday, June, 8, at 2 p.m. to discuss her new book, Hippie Homesteaders: Arts, Crafts, Music, and Living on the Land in West Virginia. The More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

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This probably won’t come as much of a surprise to anyone, but I read a lot. I always have a book going, both print (or Kindle) and audio (for my daily commute, and my treadmill time). I think one of my problems More...

By Vicky Terry On Thursday, May 15th, 2014

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For those of you interested in West Virginia history, the McClintic and Hillsboro libraries just acquired a few new books dealing with our state’s past. Two of them focus on the Civil War, and how that conflict More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

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by Cree Lahti Clara Barton, founder of the American Red Cross, will be portrayed by Karen Vuranch, of Fayetteville, at the Linwood Community Library at Snowshoe on Sunday, May 4, at 2 p.m. The presentation is possible More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

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I’m very excited to announce that Marc Harshman, the poet laureate of West Virginia, will be visiting McClintic Library on Wednesday, April 23, to read some of his poetry and talk about his writing. Not only is More...