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Library Q&A

A link to the Question & Answer sheet prepared as an informational item about the Library in conjunction with the millage renewal campaign is now included in the Library Factsheet. See Dedicated Millage in this list.

Looking for a New Book to read? Place holds now on these New Titles!

Cat in a White Tie and Tails by Carole Nelson Douglas ~ "Midnight Louie is the funniest, hairiest, hard-boiled PI on the planet." - Janet Evanovich
The Spymasters: a Men at War novel by W.E.B. Griffin ~ "A master of the genre and a wonderful storyteller." - Charleston Post and Courier
The St. Zita Society by Ruth Rendell ~ "Unequivocally the most brilliant mystery writer of our time." - Patricia Cornwell
A Hundred Flowers by Gail Tsukiyama ~ "Tsukiyama has long been known for her emotional and detailed stories." - Lisa See

Library Millage Renewal Results

Final election results are now available on the Township's web site. The library millage renewal proposal was approved by 78% of the voters. 

Looking for a New Fantasy to read? Place holds now on this New Title!

A Guile of Dragons: A Tournament of Shadows, Book One by James Enge
"I could read him forever and never get bored" - Lev Grossman, author of The Magicians

 

 

This is the last week of the Adult Summer Reading Program!

The Adult Summer Reading Program is almost over! The last day to turn in an entry form is Sunday, August 12th -- entering five forms makes you eligible to attend the Library Luau on Thursday, August 16th.

What's My Passion?

It is important to "dream big" but what if you don't know what your dream is? How do you find what you're passionate about? These books will help you with those questions. Read more

Looking for a New Romance to read? Place holds now on these New Titles!

Can't Hurry Love by Molly O'Keefe - the sequel to Can't Buy Me Love - fans of Toni Blake and Jill Shalvis may enjoy this series.
Bared to You by Sylvia Day - first in the new Crossfire series - for Fifty Shades of Grey fans or if you're still waiting to read the series by E. L. James.
Persuasion by Brenda Joyce - after Seduction in The SpyMasters Men series. 

 

For Boat Owners

If you have a boat, we hope it runs smoothly and stays in good working order for you, but if not, did you know the library has a large collection of boat motor repair manuals?  And personal watercraft repair manuals, too?  We are here to serve you in a "lakeland paradise", after all!

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Get Creative!

How do people come up with amazing, inventive ideas? Can you learn to be more creative?  See if these books will help you "dream big"!  creative idea

Aha! : 10 ways to free your creative spirit and find your great ideas by Jordan Ayan ; Rick Benzel, editor. , c1997.
Call Number  153.35 A    

The creating brain : the neuroscience of genius by Nancy C. Andreasen.   c2005.
Call Number    612.8 ANDR          

Creativity : flow and the psychology of discovery and invention by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi.    , c1996.  
Call Number     153.35 C        Read more

Looking for a New Thriller to read? Place holds now on these New Titles!

The Empty Glass

  • The TrustThe Empty Glass by J. I. Baker - "J. I. Baker has spun a gripping, pulse-pounding conspiracy around an American tragedy." - Andrew Gross
    The Trust by Norb Vonnegut - "If anybody can turn international finance into a riveting thriller, it's Norb Vonnegut." - Jeffery Deaver