On the Shelf

On the Shelf

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Lakeview Book Club

On the Shelf The Lakeview Book Club will meet in the library at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 15. All are welcome to come and join in the fun! The Library staff would like to thank Andy Torres and Family for the beautiful book shelves. We greatly appreciate them! We made a beautiful reading nook with them outside of the library. Stop by and see it!
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On the Shelf – Nov. 7, 2018

Betty Barrick Library Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library! We have a very exciting beginning of a book series by Shelley Gray.  Secrets of Sloane House It is a mystery romance. It begins when Rosalind Petit (Perry) comes to Chicago to work at Sloane House to find out what happened to her sister Miranda at her parents request. It is at the time of the World’s Fair in Chicago in 1893. This book will keep you on the edge all…
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November’s On the Shelf

Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library! We have several books that will interest you: 1. The Soldier Who Killed the King by David Kitz. It is about a Roman Centurion who follows the story of Jesus from His triumphant entry into Jerusalem. The centurion’s name was Marcus Longinus. He was in charge of watching Jesus to be sure He wasn’t trying to launch a revolt against Herod and Pilate. Herod was hatching plots against Jesus and Pilate. The temple priests,…
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On the Shelf for October 20, 2018

The Betty Barrick Library Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library! We will be adding some new books to all our other books. We will be adding a couple of items that will entice our reader’s eyes and imagination: I Can Only Imagine – DVD I Can Only Imagine (the book) by Bart Millard It is a biography of the lead singer of MercyMe, the band. Bart recounts the memories of his life with his father. The first part of his…
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On the Shelf

Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library. We have a couple of books that our readers will like to read! Spring’s Renewal (Book 2) by Shelley Shepard Gray.                        This book was missing from our Seasons of Sugarcreek                           series.  It features the meeting of Tim Graeber who      moves to Sugarcreek to help his uncle with his farm. He soon meets Clara, who is the town’s teacher.  She was                           accidentally burned with bacon grease, which resulted          in a…
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July & August On the Shelf

On the Shelf Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library. All are welcome to use our library. We have new and older books that are excellent reads. Pearl by Lauraine Snelling Today I am featuring one of our older books that explores the Dakota Territory of 1884. This is the second book of the Dakota Treasures Series. If you haven’t read this series, you will surely enjoy this one! It is about a lady named Pearl, who taught school for the…
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June’s On the Shelf

On the Shelf for June The Library has three new books available for your reading pleasure. The following Publisher’s Descriptions and Editorial Comments for each book will help you decide which one you want first! The summer is long and hot so stop by to check out any of our wonderful selections. The Rock, the Road, and the Rabbi by Kathie Lee Gifford This is an uplifting and inspiring book. You will journey through the Holy Land with Kathie Lee…
Ruby

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Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library.  Come in and enjoy our collection of books and DVDs. Today I would like to feature a series of books from Lauraine Snelling which are crying to be read.  The first book of the Dakota Treasures Series is; Ruby by Lauraine Snelling.  It is the story of Ruby Torvald and her sister Opal.  Their father asked the two sisters to journey from New York to Little Missouri, Dakota.  The day they arrived they were…
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Betty Barrick Library

Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library! One of my favorite sections in the Betty Barrick Library is the Christian Living section located on the right side of the Library. You will find books by authors such as Billy Graham, Barbara Johnson, Max Lucado, Joyce Meyer, Rick Warren and Phillip Yancy. There will be books to help you through the various tough times in life, books to restore your faith, make you laugh, to help in getting healthy, get answers about…
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UMW Book Club

UMW Book Club The UMW Book Club will be meeting in the library at 10:00 a.m. on April 26, 2018. All are welcome to join us. We have fun discussing the books that we have read. We choose books that are in the UMW section of the library and also off of the regular shelves. It is followed by our fellowship with each other. Come and join us, it is open to everyone!
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Book Club

Thurs, April 26, 10 a.m., Betty Barrick Library. Read a book recently that you’d like to share? Want to make new friends? Join us for lively discussions and a time of fellowship! United Methodist Women sponsor this club, but it is not just for women, but for EVERYONE!
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Butterfly Palace

Welcome to the Betty Barrick Library. We have many books on the shelves that would entice the readers into an adventure of excitement and mystery. One such book is: Butterfly Palace, by Colleen Coble. It starts out with Drew and Lily as boyfriend and girlfriend in the town of Larson, Texas. They witness the burning of Lily’s father’s Livery. Drew’s father was also in the barn when it burned, killing both of them. Drew decided to search for their killers,…