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The Very Picture of You by Isabel Wolff

Once again, Isabel Wolff and her chick lit do not disappoint.  Yes, it’s light.  Yes, it’s predictable.  But, it’s fun.  And Wolff is a strong author who can create strong characters and semi-believable tales.  This one finds the main character Ella Graham as a popular portrait painter in London’s inner circles.  Her newly-engaged sister commissions […]

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Happy Birthday to HITCHCOCK!

Sir Hitchcock Happy Birthday to the best film director ever (my opinion, of course)…Sir Alfred Hitchcock. Born in Leytonstone, London, England on August 13, 1899. Come into the library to check out the films by The Master of Suspense on DVD!    Cheers, Hitch!!!!!!!!  0000

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BAFTA winners and nominees!

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced their winners on February 13th!   ACADEMY FELLOWSHIP CHRISTOPHER LEE OUTSTANDING BRITISH CONTRIBUTION TO CINEMA THE HARRY POTTER FILMS BEST FILM THE KING’S SPEECH Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, Gareth Unwin BLACK SWAN Mike Medavoy, Brian Oliver, Scott Franklin INCEPTION Emma Thomas, Christopher Nolan THE SOCIAL NETWORK […]

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Titles of British Mysteries from Jan. 11 Presentation

Here are the titles of the British mysteries mentioned in Cecilia’s British Mysteries talk given at the library on Tuesday, January 11 @ 7pm.                   The Lake District  Beyond the Bone By Hill, Reginald2000-04 – Severn House Publishers0727855107 Check Our Catalog …More The Stranger House By Hill, Reginald2005-10 – HarperCollins Publishers0060820810 Check Our Catalog The […]

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