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New Books in May 2019

Here’s the fifteen new fiction titles this month by best selling authors that are on automatic order! These books will be added to our shelves during the month of April.

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Author Lewis Carroll

Here are some interesting facts about Lewis Carroll: Lewis’s real name was Charles Lutwidge Dodgson. Lewis Carroll was his pen name. He was born January 27, 1832, in Daresbury, Chesire, England. His great-grandfather (Charles...

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New Books in April 2019

Here’s the fifteen new fiction titles this month by best selling authors that are on automatic order! These books will be added to our shelves during the month of April.

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2019 Michigan Notable Books

LANSING – Hockey, music, and mermaids are some of the themes in the list of Michigan Notable Books for 2019, released by the Library of Michigan. This year’s list of 20 titles are [sic]...

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Author Ed McBain

Here are some interesting facts about Ed McBain (aka Evan Hunter): He was born Salvatore Albert Lombino on October 15, 1926, in New York City, son of Italian immigrant parents. He lived in East...

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Author Nicholas Sparks

Here are some interesting facts about Nicholas Sparks: Nicholas Sparks was born on December 31, 1965 in Omaha, Nebraska. His dad would eventually be a professor of business at California State University, Sacramento. His...

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Author Alistair MacLean

Here are some interesting facts about Alistair MacLean: He was born on April 21, 1922, in Glasgow, Scotland. MacLean was descended from the Clan Maclean. He was the third son of a Church of...

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Black History Month

2019 marks the 400 year anniversary of the first documented arrival of the first Africans to mainland English North America. Some 20 odd Africans captives were taken to Jamestown and sold into bondage. This...

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New Books in March 2019

Nineteen (!!) new fiction titles this month by best selling authors are on automatic order! These books will be added to our shelves during the month of March.