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Happy Holidays! The library will be closed Wednesday, December 24, Thursday, December 25 and December 26, 2008 for the Christmas holiday. We will be open on Sunday, December 28, 2008 from Noon until 5 p.m.

The Friends of the Library have copies of their cookbook available for $10.00. If you need a last minute gift be sure to stop by. All of the recipes are tried and true.

A new fiction book is “A Good Woman” by Danielle Steel. On April 15, 1912 Annabelle Worthington learned the ship, the Titanic had gone down. Her parents and her brother had been on that ship. At the White Star offices, she found her mother’s name on the survivor list, but what about her father and her brother?

Other new fiction books include “Murder Inside the Beltway” by Margaret Truman, “Bones” by Jonathan Kellerman, “Death Run” by Jack Higgins, “Sidewinders” by William W. Johnstone, “A McKettrick Christmas” and “The Shepherd, the Angel, and Walter, the Christmas Miracle Dog” by Dave Barry.

New adult non-fiction books are “The Longest Trip Home” by John Grogan, “The Purpose of Christmas” by Rick Warren, “Freakin’ Fabulous: How to Dress, Speak, Behave, Eat, Drink, Entertain, Decorate, and Generally Be Better Than Everyone Else” by Clinton Kelly and “Baking for All Occasions: A Treasury of Recipes for Every Day Celebrations” by Flo Braker.

The Lennea Lewis Slagle Children’s Library has these new books “Noodles” by Ellen Miles, “The Case of the Blazing Sky” by John R. Erickson, “Camping Out” by P. J. Denton and “Zibby Payne and the Trio Trouble” by Alison Bell. New picture books are “A Brand New Day With Mouse and Mole” by Wong Herbert Yee and “Little Jake and the Three Bears” by Robert H. Jacobs, Jr.

Merry Christmas is the theme for Storyhour on Tuesday, December 23. Storyhour is held on Tuesday and Thursday from from 10 to 11 a.m. for children ages 3 through kindergarten (with the exception of holidays).

334-3274 is the Dial-A-Story number. Dial-A-Story is sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Dial in and hear an exciting story today!

After 24 years we are able to begin binding The Lusk Herald newspapers again, we are missing some issues in the time period of 1984 through 1994, if you happen to have any issues in this range and would consider donating them please stop by.

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