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Perryville Branch


The Wishing Spell

Posted February 24, 2017

Conner & Alex are adjusting to a new normal.  Their father has recently passed away.  While their mother is working harder than ever to maintain a modest lifestyle, the twins’ grandmother comes to town to help out.  She prese…

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How to Read a Story

Posted August 31, 2016

As children just begin to read, books take on a whole new purpose. Young children are able to interact with words and illustrations like never before. It is a magical experience for parents, grandparents, caregivers and teachers to witness. Kate Mess…

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Once upon a Marigold

Posted November 6, 2015

Every once in a while, we are lucky enough to stumble upon a book that is so surprisingly good you can hardly put it down. “Once Upon a Marigold,” by Jean Ferris fits this description perfectly. Set in a fairy tale world complete with tro…

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Templeton Gets His Wish

Posted September 1, 2015

With a name like Templeton, what's not to love? Award-winning children's book author, Greg Pizzoli, introduces us to this lovable, but disgruntled, feline. Templeton's parents want everything kept clean and his younger brothers always have their pa…

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Water can be--

Posted June 9, 2015

As the title of this whimsical book suggests, water can be many things. In the follow-up to Laura Purdie Salas' book "A Leaf Can Be...," this story takes on the various roles that water plays in Earth's ecology. Water, in its many forms and stages,…

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