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Date
Monday, July 28, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for a lively discussion of some of our favorite books! February - Breath of Eyre. March - Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter.
April - Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker. May - Me Before You. June - The Supremes at Earl's All You Can Eat. July - The Talk Funny Girl. August - South of Superior. September - The Midwife of Hope River. October - The Storyteller. November - The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry.
Location
Depot Meeting Room
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 28, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Description
We will discuss the causes and battles of WWI on the 100th anniversary of its beginning as well as various books on the subject. Bring your own book or borrow one from us!
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 (with Kitchen)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Bring a lunch and join us for a series of one-hour films. Light refreshments will be served.
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Movies and Munchies Movies on the big screen with refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library.
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 02, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Warning: disgusting science experiments! Beware the stench! All things smelly, moldy, and gross will be tested.
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, August 02, 2014
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Warning: disgusting science experiments! Beware the stench! All things smelly, moldy, and gross will be tested.
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Bring a lunch and listen in as Dan Toon reads from Crime Through Time II by Bill Doyle. Bestselling mystery authors Miriam Grace Monfredo and Sharan Newman present Crime Through Time II--featuring original historical mysteries by Robert Barnard, Jan Burke, Michael Coney, Dianne Day, Carole Nelson Douglas, Elizabeth Foxwell, Edward D. Hoch, Nancy Kress, Gillian Linscott, Edward Marston, Miriam Grace Monfredo, Maam Nyers, Sharon Newman, Anne Perry, John Maddox Roberts, Laura Joh Rowland, Walter Satterthwait, Sarah Smith, and William Wu. Light refreshments served.
Location
Depot Meeting Room
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Learn about the history of the Oxbow Lake in Lawrenceburg. Oxbow Inc. President Jon Seymour will give a presentation on the lake and his organization’s efforts to preserve it.

Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Title
The Ghost Mountain Boys
Author
James Campbell
Review
I just finished listening to this book and found it fascinating. If you like to read about how people overcome adversity this is the book for you. This book is about a division of National Guard soldiers who with little training in jungle warfare or equipment had to cross the Owen Stanley mountains and then attach the Japanese. The area they battle took place was the swamps and jungle of New Guinea. They had to do this in many cases with only rifles, automatic weapons and grenades.
This book also paints MacArthur in a not very favorable light. It contrasts this battle with the battle of Guadalcanal.
Mr. Campbell grasp your attention from the beginning and never lets go of it. He interweaves the battle narrative with background information on many of the participates, both American and Japanese.
I would recommend this book to Adults and Teens.  Reserve a copy!
ISBN
9781400105762
Rating
5
Reviewer's Name
Bob
Age Level
Adult
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Title
Twilight
Author
Stephanie Meyer
Review
When 17 year old Bella Swan moves to rainy Forks, Washington,she meets an extremely attractive boy-Edward Cullen- and eventually, they fall in love. Despite one catch. Edward is a vampire.


I LOVE TWILIGHT!! IT IS MY FAVORITE BOOK IN THE WHOLE WORLD!!!!!!!  Reserve a copy!
ISBN
0316160172
Rating
5
Age Level
Teen
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Title
The Agony of Alice
Author
Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
Review
A good book about life in general that follows a regular teenage girl with her friends. Starts in the kids section than moves to the teen section  Reserve a copy!
ISBN
0689311435
Rating
5
Reviewer's Name
Paige
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Title
Undercover
Author
Beth Kephart
Review
A good book about a girl finding herself, in the most unexpected people  Reserve a copy!
ISBN
9780061238932
Rating
4
Age Level
Teen
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Title
The Battle of the Red Hot Pepper Weenies and Other Warped and Creepy Tales
Author
David Lubar
Review
I picked up this book to encourage my 10 year old son to read for the summer reading log. He is very choosy over the books he will read and rather reluctant to read over playing on the computer or playstation. I gave him this book to read and once he started it he had difficulty putting the book down until he had finished the book in its entirety. Now my other kids are reading it and enjoying it also.  Reserve a copy!
ISBN
9780765320995
Rating
4
Reviewer's Name
Lori
Age Level
Elementary
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