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Kids and Teens: Books, Websites, and more

TEEN READ FALL FLING

A Trio of Reading Events to Engage and Entertain!

What’s going on at the library this month, Mondays at 5 pm?

Oct 17:  Sneak Peek - Playing at a Library Near You

We’ll pop some popcorn and watch some trailers for popular books on the Internet. Then, pick one that looks interesting and get reading!

Oct 24:So Much More than a Corner Store

It’s a cell phone scavenger hunt around the library! Follow the clues,take pictures of the answers, and be the first to find them all!

Oct 31:  You Read 3D! Halloween Party

Dress as your favorite book character, author, or concept!

PLUS EVERY NIGHT YOU ATTEND IS ANOTHER CHANCE TO WIN A PRIZE!!!!

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The Modern Era


 The Modern Era of literature has been an eclectic series of  works by many great authors including; 

 Leo Tolstoy       

Edgar Allen Poe                                    

Mark Twain                                                                             

Emily Dickinson                                                                                                            

H.G. Wells                                                                                                                                                

Mary Shelley                                                                                                                                                                         

Embrace the culture of Modern English and pick up a book by one of these great authors!

You can find some of their works at the links below.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leo_Nikolayevitch_Tolstoy
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edgar_Allan_Poe
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mark_Twain
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emily_Dickinson
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._G._Wells
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Shelley