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The Hyannis Public Library is partnering with Cradles to Crayons and the Boston Bruins to provide new pajamas (sizes 4/5T – 18/20) for local children in need across the Commonwealth. You can make a difference by bringing in new pajama donations to the Hyannis Public Library, 401 Main Street, Hyannis, MA February 1 – March 2, 2015. For more information please go to www.hyannislibrary.org or call 508-775-2280.
The finalists for the National Book Awards 2014 have been announced on NPR.
The National Book awards are for fiction, non-fiction, poetry and young adult literature. Among the titles are: Lila by Marilynne Robinson, All the Light we cannot see by Anthony Doerr, The Meaning of Human Existence by
Edward O. Wilson.
See the full list.
2014 Finalists announced by Mitchell Kaplan on NPR’s Morning Edition.
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This recent article from boston.com discusses eBooks and Libraries.
Why It’s Difficult for Your Library to lend Ebooks.
Check out the new Cape & Islands featured list on the CLAMS Digital Downloads website. It’s a mix of eBooks and eAudios, fiction and non-fiction.
“Louis Zamperini, an Olympic distance runner and World War II veteran who survived 47 days on a raft in the Pacific after his bomber crashed, then endured two years in Japanese prison camps, has died. He was 97.”
Read more here.
Find Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption by Laura Hillenbrand. in the CLAMS catalog.
CLAMS also has the eBook and eAudio.