Kingsolver’s beautiful writing and excellently drawn characters are shown off to their best advantage in this novel about one summer in the life of an Appalachian community. Find in Catalog
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I would never have read or listened to this if my stepmother hadn’t sent it to me as a gift. It turned out to be perfect for some road trips, and I was thoroughly captivated by it. Bill O’Reilly spins the story of the wide-ranging circumstances surrounding Lincoln and his eventual assassination in a captivating […]
The book started fast and furious. A la usual Jodi Picoult, it didn’t take long for me to get hooked. However, about 2/3 of the way through the book changed location and everything got weird and disjointed. The resolution was abrupt and forced. If she had continued the book in the same way she started, […]
The next Lunch with the Director is Friday, September 12 from 12 noon – 1:30 p.m. at North Regional Library. Join Library Director Tammy Baggett for lunch, and hear the latest DCL news, discuss what’s on the horizon and get answers to your questions about the library. Lunch will be provided. Registration is required and […]
Teens, learn how to make healthy, conscientious decisions at crucial moments. In this series of workshops, highly trained and certified representatives from the Durham County Health Department will present information on self-esteem, career choices, bullying, gang violence, nutrition and more. Workshops will be held at East Regional Library on Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. on September 4, 18, 25; […]
Summer Reading 2014 was a big success, and we would like to thank everyone who participated. Of course, we’re already thinking about ways we can make Summer Reading 2015 bigger and better than ever! If you or a family member participated in this year’s Summer Reading program, please take a minute to complete a short […]
Durham County Library will kick off Positive Link, a series of teen workshops that offer information and guidance on self-esteem, career choices, bullying, gang violence and nutrition, on Thursday, September 4, at 6:30 p.m., at the East Regional Library, 211 Lick Creek Lane. Led by highly trained and certified representatives from the Durham County Health […]
Durham County Library will host Linette Knight for a talk on yarn bombing at 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 28, at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host the Raging Grannies in a concert celebrating Women’s Equality Day at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, August 26, at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host a virtual tour of Durham’s Sister City, Arusha, Tanzania at 3 p.m. on Sunday, August 24, at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro St.