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Check It Out @ The Library 7-13-17

"Modern Gods" by Nick Laird, "The Identicals" by Elin Hilderbrand, "Secrets in Summer" by Nancy Thayer.

Check it out @ The Library

If you’re looking for some light reading, the Library has a selection of magazines available for browsing and check out, from "Time" and "People" to "This Old House" and "Our Iowa". And if what you want isn’t on the shelf, you can always check Zinio through the Clarion Public Library website. There you’ll have access to over 200 different magazines and their back issues. You can read instantly online or download using apps for iOS, Android and Kindle Fire. Plus, there is no limit to how many you can check out or how long you keep them with Zinio.

New at the Library

"Modern Gods" by Nick Laird. Alison and Liz are sisters living very different lives. Alison is heading towards marriage number 2, hoping it works better than her first. Liz is about to head off to Papua New Guinea to investigate a new cult for the BBC. However, both sisters are about to learn life never follows a script.

"The Identicals" by Elin Hilderbrand. Just because twins look alike does not mean they are the same, something Tabitha and Harper Frost have been trying to prove all their lives. Living apart with divorced parents for years has strained their relationship, but when a family crisis brings them back together, they may just realize they have more in common than they thought.

"Secrets in Summer" by Nancy Thayer. On the island of Nantucket, Memorial Day weekend means hordes of seasonal visitors. And for year round resident, Darcy, it’s another beautiful weekend in the house left to her by her grandmother, and a chance to meet her new summertime neighbors. The one person Darcy never expected was her ex-husband, his new wife, and his stepdaughter.

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!

RAD Zoo July 10 th at 10 AM. Reptile and amphibian discovery zoo will be at the Clarion Public Library.

Seasons of Wright County photo contest. Going on now through February 28 th. 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 GALE 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

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.