September 2014 Bookmark: Kindergarten “K-Day,” An Author Talk, A Book Battle, Novel Night: It’s All Part of Fall at the Library!

September 2014 Bookmark: Kindergarten “K-Day,” An Author Talk, A Book Battle, Novel Night: It’s All Part of Fall at the Library!

Fall is a season full of rituals, be it that last Labor Day barbecue, the opening of school, the beginning of the football season or…

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September is Library Card Sign-up Month

September is Library Card Sign-up Month

The library is a hub of community activity. A library card unlocks a world of adventure— giving everyone access to books, eBooks and other digital…

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“I Lived on Butterfly Hill” (YA Fiction)

I Lived on Butterfly Hill by Marjorie Agosin is seen through the eyes of sixth-grader Celeste Marconi who lived an idyllic life in Chile before…

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Lorenzo Carcaterra, Bestselling Author to appear at the Town of Pelham Public Library

Lorenzo Carcaterra, Bestselling Author to appear at the Town of Pelham Public Library

Bestselling author and former Pelham resident, Lorenzo Carcaterra will discuss his new book, The Wolf, at the Town of Pelham Public Library. The event will…

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August 2014 Bookmark: The Library's Book Club Resumes in September: It's an Ongoing Opportunity to Connect With Other Readers

August 2014 Bookmark: The Library’s Book Club Resumes in September: It’s an Ongoing Opportunity to Connect With Other Readers

A CHANCE TO READ  AND CONNECT WITH OTHER READERS There’s still plenty of summer left, but there’s one enjoyable thing you can do now to…

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"Tesla’s Attic" (YA Fiction)

“Tesla’s Attic” (YA Fiction)

You don’t need to be a scientist to appreciate the astonishing futuristic devices scientist Nikolo Tesla invented more than 100 years ago and that are…

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July 2014 Bookmark: What We’re Reading -- An Unofficial Guide to Pelham’s Summer Reading

July 2014 Bookmark: What We’re Reading — An Unofficial Guide to Pelham’s Summer Reading

Last year at this time, Bookmark asked employees, trustees and Friends of the Town of Pelham Public Library what they planned on reading during the…

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"Turn Left at the Cow" (Juv. Fiction)

“Turn Left at the Cow” (Juv. Fiction)

Turn Left at the Cow, by Lisa Bullard, is an unfortunate title for a whacking good mystery. Equally uninspiring is the cover art. However, if a reader…

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June 2014 Bookmark: The Pelham Library’s Summer Reading Program: “Fizz Boom Read” with Science, a Reading Game, and More!

June 2014 Bookmark: The Pelham Library’s Summer Reading Program: “Fizz Boom Read” with Science, a Reading Game, and More!

As surely as summer follows spring, summer at the Town of Pelham Public Library means the Summer Reading Program, a time for loads of enjoyable…

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"Signal" (Juv. Fiction)

“Signal” (Juv. Fiction)

In Signal, by Cynthia DeFelice, twelve-year-old Owen faces a long, lonely summer in his new home in the Finger Lakes region in rural New York…

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