books

Oct
03

5 Frightening Halloween Reads to Scare You

The Halloween season has always been my favorite time of year. The colors, the cool temperatures, the pumpkin- and/or apple-flavored everything, and the books. What better way to celebrate the season than to get cozy with some chilling reads? My favorite genres for any time of year are fantasy, thriller, mystery, and horror. Below are [...]
By Jordan Williams | books
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Jul
23
Jul
12

Kindergarten Readiness: Writing Skills

It's important to help your child gain kindergarten readiness skills! Writing goes hand-in-hand with reading and both skill help children make the connection between spoken language and information communication. Did you know that "pre-writing" is an important step on the way to learning to write?  Practicing fine motor skill development through pre-writing activities helps children [...]
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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 [...]
By staffwriter | books
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Dec
18

What’s that Book?

People often come to the Library and ask if we can help them find a certain book or two.  Generally, we can.  If we don’t have the books you want, we can usually order them from another Ohio library, and you’ll get them in a week or two. But what if they’re forgotten books, where […]

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Oct
23

Level Up with These Books for Gamers

There is nothing quite like mastering a level on your favorite video game. Usually the thrill of winning is something that takes weeks of playing and planning, but these books will give you that same sense of video game triumph in half the time. Check out these five books for gamers. 1.) Ready Player One […]

By staffwriter | books . Events . Technology
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