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The Friends of the Library will present the puppet show, “The Quest for the Junkyard Dragon” featuring puppeteer, Markie Scholz on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. at the library. This is a Reading is FUN program and children will be able to select books for their very own. Markie Scholz creates an event that looks and feels life-size with puppets ranging from six inches to six feet in size. The “Quest for the Junkyard Dragon” is sure to be enjoyed by everyone, so plan to attend! For more information contact the library at 334-3490.

Lego Time returns to the library each Tuesday from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. for all ages, no registration necessary. Come by and let your imagination soar!

“Crash and Burn” is the title of Lisa Gardner’s latest novel. Nicole Frank shouldn’t have survived the car accident much less crawled up a steep ravine… not in the dark… not in the rain… not with her injuries… and flag down help – saying she had to find a little girl. Sergeant Detective Wyatt Foster is frustrated when even a search dog can’t find the child. Then Nicole’s husband informs him that Nicole suffers from a rare brain injury and the police should not trust anything she says. Yet in the past few months, Nicole has suffered more than one accident. In fact it would appear that someone wants her dead.

Other new fiction books are “Cane and Abe” by James Grippando, “Fire Me Up” by Kimberly Kincaid, “The Promise of Palm Grove” by Shelley Shepard Gray, “The Whispering Swarm” by Michael Moorcock, “Against the Sky” by Kat Martin, “The Marriage Charm” by Linda Lael Miller and “Winchester 1886” by William W. Johnstone. “Four: a Divergent Collection” by Veronica Roth is among new YA books.

“The Energetic Keys to Indigo Kids: Your Guide to Raising and Resonating with New Children” by Maureen Dawn Healy and “God’s Message to the World: You’ve Got Me All Wrong” by Neal Donald Walsch are now available in the non-fiction section.

The Lennea Lewis Slagle Children’s Library has these new junior books, “I Totally Funniest” by James Patterson and a new American Girl, “Grace” by Mary Casanova. New picture books include “Farm Days” by William Wegman, “Barbie and the Secret Door” by Courtney Carbone and “The Heaven of Animals” by Nancy Tillman.

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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