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June 2013

Summer Reading on The Point with Mindy Todd (and Melanie & Jill)

Today on The Point with Mindy Todd we discussed good books for Summer Reading. This is always one of my favorite shows, just because I love the idea of Summer Reading so much, although working on Cape Cod in a public library, our busiest season is the summer, so I don’t actually get that…

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More Magazines!

The new magazines are coming in so quickly that we really only have time to list the titles today, more to come! And here are the latest ...

Quilting Arts Magazine

Railroad Model Craftsman

The Surfer’s Journal

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New Magazines!

We’ve got a potpourri of new magazines coming soon! As some magazines go out of business or turn to only an online edition, we’re thrilled that other paper magazines are still flourishing. The first two of our new additions are The Paris Review and Mental_Floss, which cover the sublime to the ridiculous.

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MISTY OF CHINCOTEAGUE and the town of Falmouth

One of my favorite books as a child was Misty of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry, and it is still a favorite with many, many children who check it out of the library every year. Set on the little island of Chincoteague, Misty tells the story of Paul and Maureen Beebe and the horse that they loved. What I did not…

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A Reference Book Makes the News!


It isn’t often that a reference book makes front page news, but the latest edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th edition by the American Psychiatric Association, commonly known as DSM-5, is doing just that. Our copy has just arrived, and is on display in the Reference Room…

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