"The dead rest on shelves like books. Each body has a story to tell, a life in pictures only Librarians can read. The dead, called 'Histories', rest in the Archive." Already, the beginning of that jacket synopsis has my attention for obvious reasons. I read on to discover that "Keepers," like our teenage protagonist Mackenzie, are tasked with stopping these "Histories" from waking up and becoming violent. Plot twist: now someone is altering the Histories and erasing chapters. Who's doing that an......more
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This is a very special time for Cecil County Public Library, our Board and staff. For the second time in just two years, CCPL is a finalist for the nation’s highest honor presented to libraries that are making a profound positive difference in their communities. CCPL is the only library or museum in Maryland among the finalists. The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) is the federal agency that provides leadership for libraries and museums at the national level. Their missio...
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