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Check It Out @ The Library 6-29-17

"New York Dead" by Stuart Woods, "Fast & Loose" by Stuart Woods.

Check it out @ The Library

If you are looking for local history don’t forget to check the Library!  The Clarion Public Library has a local history and study room with a wide variety of resources.  There are books donated by and about local families and their histories.  In addition, if you’re interested in how things used to be there are old plat books.  We also have obituary records and local yearbooks.

Looking for a new series?

If you need a new series of books to dive into you may want to look into the Stone Barrington books by Stuart Woods.  These books follow the story of a New Your City cop with a habit of being in the wrong place at the right time.

New York Dead by Stuart Woods.  The first book in the Stone Barrington series introduces a man who’s always told he’s too smart to be a cop.   And it’s just his luck to get pulled into a horrifying incident that ties him to wildly popular T.V. anchorwoman Sasha Nijinsky.  Stone is caught in a web of danger and crime with one common thread: Sasha.

Fast & Loose by Stuart Woods.  The 41st book in the Stone Barrington series finds Stone involved in an unfortunate boating incident off the coast of Maine.  When the other party in this misfortune are revealed to be members of a prestigious family, who share a common enemy with Stone, a unique business opportunity presents itself.  But with his skill and cunning, can Stone weather the likely explosive consequences? 

Happening at The Library

Our summer reading program is in full swing so don’t forget to fill our those summer reading logs.  The more you read the more chances to win prizes there are.  Middle School and High School students can enter to win I-Cubs tickets for each book they read!

The Clarion Public Library will be closed on the 3rd and 4th of July.  

Seasons of Wright County photo contest.  Going on now through February 28th.  We are looking for pictures that showcase the beauty of Iowa in any and all seasons.  Complete contest rules and details  are available at the Clarion Public Library and our website.

Don’t forget to check our website for a whole host of online resources.  Downloadable audio and e-books from Bridges.  Looking for magazines?  Check our Zinio.  There are e-book resources for K-12 students as well as Ebsco Host reference materials.  And we also have newspaper archives available online.

Come visit us at the library Monday through Wednesday noon to 8 pm, Thursday and Friday 10 am to 5 pm and Saturday 10 am to 3 pm.  You can also visit our Facebook page-Clarion Iowa Public Library or our website www.clarion.lib.ia.us

This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.