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Category Archives: Good Books

Got a Bumper Crop? We can help with that.

It’s that time of year again, when your garden is exploding with produce! So. Many. Zucchini. Cherry tomatoes for days! You can take it to the office or put it in a “free” box on your driveway. Or you could preserve it so, when you are dying for something tasty, you can enjoy your harvest […]

Travel: Weird and Off-the-Beaten-Path

If you are tired of the typical weekend trip to tourist traps, then you might want to take a look at our collection of weird and off-the-beaten-path travel guides. The Mothman! The World’s Largest Prairie Dog! The Mystery Hole! The Andy Warhol Museum!  Go get ’em!    

Hiking, Camping, and Backpacking… Oh My!

Summer is the perfect time for camping, backpacking, and hiking. Whether you are expert-level or a beginner, you will learn something new from our collection of resources. Just stay away from lions, tigers, and bears.      

New Books list July 18

NEW MATERIALS LIST – UPDATED July 18, 2019 To have this list emailed to you when it is updated, please go to NEW MATERIALS EMAIL LIST, and click on subscribe. NEW MATERIALS (3 entries) NAME # OF RECORDS 1 New Fiction, Paperbacks and Graphic Novels 62 1 New Non Fiction 165 3 All New Materials […]

Beachy Vibes, Summer Reads

source Can’t wait to get away this summer?  We can help you get those vacation vibes, even if you have to stay home. Take a look at these summer reads: