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Make Your Day DELICIOUS With a Stack of New Adult Fiction From JCPL!!

In “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie” by Laura Numeroff, you’ll meet a tiny mouse that turns out to be quite bossy, sending a little boy on one errand after another throughout the day. It starts with one, single cookie.

Posted: Sunday, November 16, 2014 - 6:55am

CAPS LOCK DAY IS HERE!! CELEBRATE BY READING SOME GREAT, NEW FICTION FROM JCPL!!

It is October 22, 2014; a very special day for those of us who type. You’ll SHOUT FOR JOY, JUMP FOR JOY, AND HAVE A JUBILEE when you discover that October 22 is solely devoted to INTERNATIONAL CAPS LOCK DAY!

Posted: Friday, October 31, 2014 - 1:04pm
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Great, New Fiction: That's What's On The Menu @ Your Local Branch of JCPL!

Menu: A list of dishes available in a restaurant or any list of items or activities to choose from.

Posted: Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 3:16pm
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Take Time Out to Tackle Some New Fiction This Fall!

Football: A team of men who run around on a rectangular field in all kinds of weather, chasing whoever is carrying an oval ball from one end to the other in hopes of dancing at the end of the game.

Posted: Friday, September 12, 2014 - 2:05pm
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Revive With These Brand New Adult Fiction Titles; The Great Escape!

It all started with a light fixture. Simply changing a light fixture in my dining room led to a total renovation that has lasted since March; it is now August and we can safely use the phrase, “out with the old, in with the new,” because the work is now complete.

Posted: Friday, August 22, 2014 - 7:42pm

Wake Up Your Brain Cells With These New Fiction Titles From JCPL!

The late, great, Dr. Seuss is quoted as saying, “Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living. It’s a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope and that enables you to laugh at life’s realities.” In reading my most recent fiction selection, I began to wonder about the difference between truth and fiction.

Posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 12:03pm

New Adult Fiction From JCPL is "The Real Thing!"

Butter vs. margarine; there used to be a commercial with a woman dressed as Mother Nature, who, when challenged about the benefits of margarine vs. butter, coined the phrase, “You can’t fool Mother Nature!”

Posted: Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 2:11pm
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If Wishes Came True...New Adult Fiction @ JCPL!

I wish I had a nickel for every time I start a sentence with the words, “I wish…” I wish it would only rain at night and that the sun would shine all day long…I wish the wind would stop blowing; it’s giving me a stretch of bad hair days like no other; I wish the pollen count were not so high (sniff, sniff).

Posted: Friday, May 16, 2014 - 2:10pm

So, What's New?

It was a blast from the past. Scrolling through Facebook this morning, I came across a post that someone had shared that included a video of children who had been given a Walkman, and then asked what it was and how it worked. Remember the Walkman, the best invention to hit the streets in the 80’s?

Posted: Sunday, April 27, 2014 - 3:50pm

Always Fashionable: New Adult Fiction @ JCPL!

Words are like fashion, they come and go and change with the times, and sometimes, they even become popular and important enough in our everyday language to be placed in the dictionary.

Posted: Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 3:10pm