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Next Meeting: Thursday May 3, 2018 from 5:00-6:30pm

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Next Meeting: Thursday April 19, 2018 from 6:00-7:30pm

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Words on Bathroom Walls by Julia Walton

Staff Writer: Sarah U. Genre: YA Contemporary Short Story Adam,16, who loves to cook and bake, has been diagnosed with schizophrenia. He is currently doing a clinical trial for the drug ToZaPrex. Part of the trial is for Adam to go to therapy session once a week. He doesn't talk during the sessions, because he doesn’t want to accidentally say something and get kicked out of the trial. Instead, he writes journal entries to the

By | April 9th, 2018|

My Brother’s Husband by Gengoroh Tagame

Staff Writer: Holly W. Genre: Manga-Drama Short Story Single father Yaichi and his daughter Kana recently obtained a new house guest: Mike Flanagan, lover of all things Japanese and widower of Yaichi’s estranged twin brother, Ryoji. While Kana has been quick to warm up to her newfound Canadian uncle, Yaichi, while doing his best to be a courteous host to his brother-in-law, finds himself caught up in his own prejudices. As Mike visits the places his

By | April 9th, 2018|Categories: Staff Books, StaffBooks|0 Comments
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Poetry Month 2018

April is National Poetry Month. Come check out our displays and share your love of poetry on our "Poet-Tree." You can write a poem you know and love, or make one up yourself. Help us fill out the leaves on our tree!   You can write a poem for our tree/ as always its 100 percent free/ you'll have fun/ and when it's done/ leave it for someone else to see

By | April 12th, 2018|Categories: FeaturedMakerspace|0 Comments
EricaTeen Library Assistant
This is Erica’s third school year as HPL’s Teen Library Assistant. She loves a wide variety of Fandoms especially Star Wars and Batman, taking ideas and making them a reality, and of course reading; Stephen King is her favorite.

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Marie Nijkamp

  Interview from the blog Jennielly 1. Probably a really obvious question but I have to ask, how does it feel to have been on the NYT bestseller’s list for so long? Frankly, wonderfully absurd, and I couldn’t be more grateful for all my readers and book champions. Goodness, the love for that book is sheer overwhelming. <3 2. You’re a champion for diversity, as anyone who follows you will know, why is diversity in the book community important to you? Because books should reflect the world. They should be mirrors and windows and doorways. Because everyone deserves to have heroes–both

By | February 15th, 2018|