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British Mysteries

British Mysteries

This new list of British Mystery Authors is a generally contemporary list including many of the most popular mystery authors writing today. It’s one of the New, Best and Fun lists to help you find the materials you want in our catalog.
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52 Library Card Uses

52 Library Card Uses

Look up all kinds of health information. Number 20 in a series of uses for your library card.

Your library card can be your best friend in your search for reliable health information.

You’ll find two major sources for health information at your library. The first is books, and the second is databases. Read more »

A Taste Of Summer

A Taste Of Summer

A Taste of Summer!
To some people, that’s the taste of fresh tomatoes from the vine. For others, it’s the flavor of juicy burgers from an outdoor grill.
Fresh greens, fruits, fish from the lake, cold desserts. It’s all a part of the Taste of Summer. Read more »

DVDs at the Library

DVDs at the Library

The library's DVD collection of domestic and foreign movies is superb, with selections for all ages and genres. It's a large collection best searched online. Some of the most recent purchases appear on the DVD - U.S. Read more »

Enjoy Audiobooks!

Enjoy Audiobooks!

Driving and doing housework are just two of the activities that can be improved with an audiobook. A list of new audiobooks at Great River Regional Library is kept on the New, Best & Fun page (tabbed from the catalog) with something for every kind of reader.
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Act Now On Legacy!

Act Now On Legacy!

In the past two years, the 12 Regional Public Library Systems in the state of Minnesota have done a magnificent job in delivering outstanding programs in the arts, history and cultural heritage. Read more »

Kids' Picture Books

Kids' Picture Books

What fun children's picture books are. The artwork is often exquisite, the values are timeless, and the stories are wonderful. Through picture books, children grow to understand that letters create words and words have meaning. Reading with a child is one of the great pleasures of life, creating a unique connection between child and adult imagination. Read more »

52 Library Card Uses

52 Library Card Uses

Join a book discussion group. Number 17 in a series of uses for your library card. Read more »

Try New Nonfiction!

Try New Nonfiction!

   Whoever it was that described libraries as the people's university was probably thinking about their nonfiction collections. We've added more exciting books recently, and you'll find them on our nonfiction list on the New, Best & Fun page tabbed on top of the library catalog. Here are a few examples. Read more »

52 Library Card Uses

52 Library Card Uses

Attend a lecture or workshop. Number 15 in a series of uses for your library card. Read more »