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A Man and His Dog – A Special Evening

Join Douglas County Libraries at the James H LaRue branch on Saturday, August 23 at 6:30pm, for an evening with NYT Bestselling, award-winning author and U.S. Army Veteran, Capt. Luis Carlos Montalván and his service dog, Tuesday. Montalván will talk … Continue reading

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Book Lover’s Summer

It is time for summer and summer reading. Recently I presented some fun summer titles for people to consider for their vacations, staycations, and other incidental reading experiences. For the full list of titles go here. What follow are some of … Continue reading

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Spring Reads!

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Coming Soon: Fall of Giants by Ken Follett

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Rooney Mara is "the" Girl

What do you think of the casting of a rather unknown actress (from a famous football family) for Lisbeth Salander in The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo?

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18 Books We Can't Wait to Read this Summer

Are you excited about any of these upcoming books? I can’t wait for Mockingjay! Dedra

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Movies Based on Books

Read the book, then see the movie! These movies based on books are due out early in 2010: Youth in Revolt, starring Michael Cera, based on the book by C. D. Payne The Last Station, starring Helen Mirren, based on … Continue reading

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Movies Based on Books

It’s been a strong year for movies based on books and they keep coming. Here are two new releases and some upcoming titles for 2010: Up in the Air, starring George Clooney, based on the book by Walter Kirn The … Continue reading

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Books into Movies

Some movies scheduled for release this fall are are based on books. They include: The Informant starring Matt Damon – based on the book The Informant by Kurt Eichenwald Whip It starring Ellen Page and Drew Barrymore (who also directs) … Continue reading

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