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No Better Friend

by Robert Weintraub
Friday, November 18, 2016

The book is about "A Man, A Dog, and Their Incredible True Story of Friendship and Survival in WWII." The smarts and instincts of the dog, Judy, are amazing given the circumstances she was in. If you enjoy WWII books and/or dog stories, this is a book worth reading. The book is well written and is a quick read.

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Jeremy E., Administration

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Having just attended the local Community Theater of Howell production of the musical Beauty and the Beast, my granddaughter and I fell in love with the music and wondered if we could find the soundtrack here at our Howell library. A short catalog search later and I had the soundtrack in my hands. The same had happened when we attended Cinderella at Howell High School last year, as well as watching the movie Annie. There is a wealth of music on CD here, soundtracks of every type from kids’ movies to hip hop movies and everything in between. Not to mention that if Howell doesn’t own it, it is more than likely...

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

This holiday album by the a cappella group Pentatonix gives a fun and unique twist to some familiar  tunes such as “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen” (up tempo), “White Christmas” (jazzy), and “Up on the Housetop” (playful). There is an amazingly soulful rendition of “Hallelujah.” If you have not listened to any of Penatonix’s work before, now is a good time to give it a try!


Monday, November 14, 2016

Volume 1: Extraordinary People and Fascinating Places


Are you a Potterhead of the first order? Did you come to our library’s Harry Potter Day this past Saturday, November 12, 2016? Are you ready to see more of J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World in the upcoming new film, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, opening this Friday? Then this book is for you!

In it, you'll get brief, fun look at the production of the movies Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and the Harry Potter films full of tidbits about set design, costume design, art...

Lost Lake

by Sarah Addison Allen
Monday, November 7, 2016

Kate spent one memorable summer at Lost Lake Cottages with Aunt Eby. Newly widowed, on impulse she moves to Lost Lake with her eccentric eight-year-old daughter. This is a story about heartbroken people finding hope at a magical place.

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Sue A2, Reference



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