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Jun 12, 2017

Book Friends

Suzanne Sanderson, Plymouth Librarian

Two of the reasons that I became a librarian are because I like books and because I like to organize things. Now when I say I like books, it's not just that I like to read (which I do), but I also like the look of books. I appreciate the quality of the paper, the font used, the layout, the color or design of the endpapers, an attractive dust jacket. When my mother would get a new book, the…  MORE >>

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May 22, 2017

Memorial Day

Suzanne Sanderson, Plymouth Librarian

As we prepare to observe Memorial Day, I am thinking about wars.  In recent years, there has been increased attention to the First World War and the tremendous toll it took on the affected countries and on the soldiers, many of whom faced unimaginable horrors.  We will continue to see more books published on this war which was being fought 100 years ago.

There is no one left…  MORE >>

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May 15, 2017

Spotting Fake News

Suzanne Sanderson, Librarian

In these crazy days of fake news and alternate facts, you need a way to separate the true from the crazy. Of course, most people could figure that Hillary Clinton wasn't running a child sex ring from a pizza parlor. And if you read a quote attributed to George Washington that suggests bombing North Korea would make America great again, you might be a little suspicious. But if you believe an…  MORE >>

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May 8, 2017

Mothers

Suzanne Sanderson, Plymouth Librarian

Soon it will be one of my favorite holidays.  I get to be queen for a day, and I get to spend it with my two wonderful sons.  What could be better?  

I'm also thinking of my mother. She died in October, but started slipping away about fifteen years earlier. I try to remember her the way she was when I was growing up. It's probably no surprise that she would read to me.…  MORE >>

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