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June 21, 2017          June 7, 2017          May 24, 2017          May 10, 2017

 

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June 21, 2017          June 7, 2017          May 24, 2017          May 10, 2017

 

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June 21, 2017          June 7, 2017          May 24, 2017          May 10, 2017

 

Television Series

June 21, 2017          June 7, 2017          May 24, 2017          May 10, 2017

 

Pre-Released Titles

June 21, 2017          June 7, 2017          May 24, 2017          May 10, 2017

 

 

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New Fiction

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June 14, 2017          June 8, 2017          May 24, 2017

 

 

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June 8, 2017          April 27, 2017          March 21, 2017

 

 

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Adults

Do You Feel Lucky?

You can now take advantage of a new "Lucky Day" shelf that offers bestsellers. The collection is intended to give you an opportunity to walk into the library and find a popular book or movie with no waiting for holds. The Lucky Day Collection is located by the front desk. 

This collection has a few special borrowing conditions:

Items cannot be renewed.

Items MUST be returned to Friday Memorial Library.

Checkout periods and fines differ from regular library collection checkouts. See chart below.

 

Lucky Day

These materials are non-renewable and have shorter checkout times.

Item      Checkout     Fine
DVD 3-day $1/day
Book 1 week $0.50/day

 

 

 

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Adults

Mystery Book Club

Meets the first Thursday of the month. Check the calendar for book and meeting information.

 

Books & Brews

Join us for our new bookclub at Gibby's Lanes* the second Thursday at 6:30 pm.  For people 21 and up. Check our calendar for book choices and to verify the location.

*Location may change.

 

Local Book Clubs

Friday Memorial Library offers support to local Book Clubs. Stop in to find out how we can help you find the materials for all your members.

 

Reading Group Guides

 

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Adult Writers Groups

Get support, encouragement and constructive critism at one of our writers groups.

Willow River Writers Group

Meets the first and third Tuesdays at the Next Door Cafe at 10:00 am. Volunteer led.

 

Teen Writers Group

Meets the second Wednesday at Friday Memorial Library at 4:00 pm.

 

 

 

Adults

NY Times Best Sellers List Browse best seller lists, book reviews and news.

 

NoveList Library card login required. Powered by BadgerLink. Get book recommendations, read-alikes, discussion guides, and reading lists.

 

BookSizzle  The newest arrivals in mysteries, science fiction, childrens, teens and other categories. Discover award winners, bestsellers, and what they're talking about on television and radio. Sit back, relax and scroll through our booklists. Once you find what you're looking for, simply click on the catalog link to reserve your selection.

 

Fantastic Fiction Information on over 40,000 authors and 500,000 books.

 

A website to die for...if you love mysteries

 

Books in Order Helps you search books in a series in chronological order and publication order.

 

Literature Map Have a favorite author and looking for similiar authors? Try Literature Map.

 

Book Wire The book industry’s most comprehensive and thorough online information source.

 

Book Reporter  Find out more about authors, new young adult and adult books, reviews and more.

 

On Common Sense Media provides information on content.

 

Good Reads the largest site for readers and book recommendations.

 

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