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May
24

Prepare your Child for Success as a Reader

Help your child become aware of and comfortable with books and language. You’re getting them ready to learn to read! It’s never too early to prepare your child for success as a reader. Research shows that children who are read to from an early age have a larger vocabulary, have better language skills when they […]

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Mar
22

5 chilling tales to cozy up with

It’s always the perfect time to stay in bed under the blankets and snuggle up with a good book, no matter the season. For some, that means reading books that create warm, fuzzy feelings. But for others, like me, cozying up with a book filled with horror and suspense is more like it. And if [...]
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Jan
14

Deadly diseases

During this time of coughs, sneezes, sniffles, and snot, I thought I’d take this opportunity to remind you that this marks the one-hundredth anniversary of the Spanish influenza pandemic.  Coming at the end of World War I, it took more lives than that catastrophe.  An estimated twenty to fifty million people lost their lives while […]

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Jan
11

Lynda.com

Learning new skills and staying up-to-date on various topics are essential to your career, personal growth, and lifelong learning. To help you achieve those goals, the Clermont County Public Library  provides access to Lynda.com. You have access to instructional videos for a variety of professional and personal skills. Lynda.com is usually sponsored by LinkedIn with […]

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Jan
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Nov
05

The best 5 bold & beardy books to read now for Movember

As we all know, No-Shave November is approaching, so we’ve compiled a list of beardy books that will tickle your whiskers as you or a loved one grows a goatee in support of men’s health. Learn more about No-Shave November and how you can participate at the official site. Beardy books Of Beards and Men: [...]
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Oct
26

You’ll love these 7 fantastic fun board games

Board games are awesome. I have spent countless weekends with family and friends playing a variety of games. Pandemic is one of my favorites, in part because its cooperative play, meaning that my friends and I all play on a team and try to beat the game together. I am also a huge nerd, and […]

By Nicole S | books
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