Phoebe Brummett

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What we’re reading

I just finished The Misadventures of Maude March or Trouble Rides a Fast Horse by Audrey Couloumbis. What a fun read and thank you to Tina to suggesting this book to me! I also just read Lowji Discovers America by Candace Fleming and it was a funny book that was very enjoyable. Both of these books are …

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Come see our display

Mrs. Wasson has made a fun display for February. “Leap Year Feature” Books that have been made into movies and we own both the book and the movie. Examples: Charlotte’s Web, The Firm, Memoirs of a Giesha, The Lord of the Rings, A Time to Kill, Love’s Enduring Promise, French Lieutenant’s Woman, Just Like Heaven, …

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Kansas Reads: across the state

I am kind of late getting this out but just as last year Kansas Center for the Book sponsored reading The Learning Tree by Gordon Parks, this year they are sponsoring In Cold Blood by Truman Capote. We own the book, audio, and video, if you are interested please come by the library.

What we’re reading

Mrs. Dunn just read the new book by Nicholas Sparks, The Choice, she said she loved it! Mrs. Wasson has just begun reading The Penderwicks by Jeanne Birdsell. Mrs. Murray just read The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, by Kate DiCamillio, a toy fantasy story about a china rabbit. It is similar to The Velveteen …

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Books we’re reading

I have had a good week away and got through several books I had been wanting to read. First I read The Arrangement by Suzanne Forster, a paperback about a young woman with amnesia, then I read Infidel by Ayaan Hirsi Ali a biography by a young woman who was born in Somali, then because …

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Books we’re reading

I finished The Missing Manatee by Cynthia DeFelice and it was a good story. I also passed my test and I am on the bus!! I am going to read a book by Jennifer Wiener, In Her Shoes that Janelle suggested, this is a new author in our library.