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By Christine Holsinger Some of you may recall a recent Library Lines where Vicky Terry introduced me as Pocahontas County Free Libraries’ new AmeriCorps VISTA. If you read Library Lines that week, there’s a lot you already know about who I am and what I hope to do here. You would know that the library has a need for volunteers that extends beyond More...

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By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Library Lines

This week I’d like to introduce you to the library’s new VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America), Christine Holsinger. Christine is from Williamsburg, Virginia, and will be volunteering for the libraries for More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

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I am a huge fan of Alan Bradley’s mystery novels featuring Flavia de Luce, a young girl growing up in the small village of Bishop’s Lacey in England in the 1950s. I’ve reviewed previous books in this series, More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

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A few months ago, I looked back on my reading life and listed a few titles which I felt had defined me as a person; books that had such an influence on me that I changed my habits and thinking from the moment I More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

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Many thanks to everyone who contributed to our recent fundraiser. We couldn’t do what we do without all of you! Donations: Margaret Baker, Sherman and Mary Alice Beard, Richard and Julia Bird, John and Karen Bowers, More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

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I’ve noticed quite a few adult readers checking out and enjoying Young Adult (YA) fiction here at McClintic Library. I think this trend started with Harry Potter, but it really was solidified with the publication More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

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For the last two weeks, I’ve been sharing with you the titles of books that are going to be turned into movies in 2014. This is the last of the 16 titles, and once again, they all sound very interesting. Be sure More...