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The library will be closed on Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25, 2011 for Thanksgiving. Remember you can use the Virtual Library 24/7 at Regular library hours will resume on Monday, the 28th.

The final film of the Dinner and a Movie series, Chocolat will be shown at the library on Monday, November 28 at 6 p.m. A light meal will be available and discussion will be led by Deane Tucker, Professor of Humanities at Chadron State College. Local Chocolatier, Brenda Colby will demonstrate different chocolate techniques Wednesday, November 30 at 6 p.m and will share her years of experience working with this delectable treat. Plan now to attend!

A new book by Jeffery Archer is “Only Time Will Tell.” Harry Clifton never knew his father, who was a dock worker, but he learned about life on the docks from his uncle who expects Harry to join him in the ship yard once he’s left school. Then an unexpected gift wins Harry a scholarship to an exclusive boy’s school and changes his life. As he enters adulthood, he learns how his father really died, but the awful truth leads to a question – was he Arthur Clifton’s son or the first born son of a scion of West County society whose family owns a shipping line.

Other new fiction includes “Goddess of Vengeance” by Jackie Collins, “Robert Ludlum’s The Ares Decision” by Kyle Mills, “Brute Strength: a Dog Lover’s Mystery” by Susan Conant, “Ed King” by David Guterson, “The Lady of the Rivers: the Cousin’s War” by Philippa Gregory, “The Christmas Wedding” by James Patterson and “The Astral” by Kate Christiansen. A new title for the young adult is “The Death Curse” by James Dashner.

New non-fiction books are “Midas Touch: Why Some Entrepreneurs Get Rich – and Why Most Don’t” by Donald Trump, “Drama: an Actor’s Education” by John Lithgow and “Sizzling Skillets and Other One-Pot Wonders” by Emeril Lagasse.

The Lennea Lewis Slagle Children’s Library has these new books: “Super Diaper Baby 2: the Invasion of the Potty Snatchers” by Dav Pilky and “The Flight of the Dragon” by Vivian French. New picture books are: “Don’t Wake the Beast” by Jon Richards and “Pinkalicious: Tickled Pink” by Victoria Kann.

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!

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