Poisoned Apples: Poems for You, My Pretty by Christine Heppermann is a book of Young Adult poetry. Now, if you're not one who typically reads poetry, don't be scared away quite yet. It's a very readable book of poetry. Each of the fifty poems contained within the book use classic fairy tales to comment on the idea of the Modern Girl. Now, if you are not a teenage girl, still do not be scared away! The themes within the poems are very universal: they're feelings we've all felt at one point or ano......more
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Please welcome Amanda Butler, President of The Friends of Cecil County Public Library: “Good company, good wine, good welcome can make good people.” In honor of Shakespeare’s 451st birthday (believed to fall on April 23, 1564), The Friends invite you to “The Bard’s Banquet.” Shakespeare often referred to food in his works. “If music be the food of love, play on,” says Duke Orsino in the opening line of Shakespeare's “Twelfth Night.” The evening will kick off with a...
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