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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, Peggy Brill, Laura M. Brooks and Joe Khoury, James and Elizabeth Bullard, Frank Burkett, Mike and Mary Sue Burns, JoAnna Burt-Kinderman, More...

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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...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

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This week I’m continuing our “Read the Book Before You See the Movie” theme with five more books that are going to be made into movies this year. You should have plenty of time to read the novel before you More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

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There are at least 16 books that are going to be made into movies in 2014, and since it’s only January, you have plenty of time to read the book before you see the film.  For the next couple of weeks, I’ll More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

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“I remember my own childhood vividly – I knew terrible things. But I knew I mustn’t let adults know I knew. It would scare them.” ~ Maurice Sendak, in conversation with Art Spiegelman. This quote opens Neil More...

By Vicky Terry On Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

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Here we are, at the end of another year. I have to say that, all in all, it was a sad year in that we lost some wonderful authors in 2013. I thought it would be appropriate to remark on a few of them here. I have More...