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F-I-C-T-I-O-N Spells New Fiction at JCPL!

I love Facebook; not really to report any news of my own, but to look at photographs and funny things that other people post.

Posted: Sunday, August 12, 2012 - 1:43pm

JCPL Has the "411" on New Fiction!

Like most kids, I often wondered what I would be when I grew up. I thought being a secretary would be a great job, but I was really worried, because I knew that secretaries had to learn to write in shorthand.

Posted: Thursday, July 26, 2012 - 1:31pm

Having Fun Isn't Hard When You've Got a Library Card!

Arthur is an armadillo created by author and illustrator, Marc Brown. Not only is Arthur a favorite when it comes to books, but his TV show appeals to kids of all ages as well.

Posted: Tuesday, July 3, 2012 - 7:01am

Bundles of New Fiction at JCPL!

These days, bundling is the favorite buzzword of insurance companies, phone and cable companies and other merchants as they try to get your business by giving you the option to “bundle” all of your purchases into one tidy package. At the Jasper County Public Library, we offer bundles too.

Posted: Sunday, June 17, 2012 - 11:53am

Adventure, Suspense and Then Some; JCPL Has it All When it Comes to New Fiction!

It’s full of adventure, suspense, and an all out roller coaster ride of passion, humor, and true love. It’s the “Fifty Shades of Grey” trilogy by E. L. James. In it, you’ll meet Anastasia Steele, an almost-graduated literary student who stands in for her best friend, interviewing the high-powered CEO of Grey Enterprises, Christian Grey, for the school paper.

Posted: Sunday, June 3, 2012 - 5:31pm

You'll Be "On a Roll" When You Check Out These New Fiction Titles!

Watching the movie, “I Don’t Know How She Does It,” I was taken back a few years to when my kids were small and I used to have to cut their food for them.

Posted: Saturday, May 12, 2012 - 7:14pm

"Hats Off" to New Fiction At JCPL!

Starting out my adult life as a hairdresser, I discovered that there is some confusion about the word “beautician.” Because it rhymes with “magician,” there are misconceptions about the job description...

Posted: Thursday, April 26, 2012 - 4:01pm

Make a "Nest" and Enjoy These New, Non-Fiction Titles From JCPL!

In past articles, I’ve shared some of my overwhelmingly unfortunate painting incidents with you; there was the time I accidentally painted my poor tabby cat an earthy brown color...

Posted: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 3:57pm

There's No Place Like Home With a Good Book From JCPL!

“What I did On My Summer Vacation;” that’s the title for this article. Like the little group of misfits in the Wizard of Oz, parts of this trip were a wild ride.

Posted: Sunday, March 25, 2012 - 3:21pm

Time for Recess! Start With a Good Book From JCPL!

Preschool is a fun place to be, most of the time. I have a four year old granddaughter who is just learning the ins and outs of social skills. A bad day for a four year old is when those social skills go awry.

Posted: Sunday, March 4, 2012 - 1:49pm