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New adult books for August! July 28, 2008

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The Safety of Secrets, by Delaune Michel

The Wednesday Sisters, by Meg Waite Clayton

No One Tells Everything, by Rae Meadows

My Name is Will: A Novel of Sex, Drugs, and Shakespeare, by jess Winfield


New Teen Books for the Summer! July 28, 2008

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We just received a HUGE order of teen books.  Make sure to stop by, check them out, and make sure to participate in the teen summer reading program!

Hero, by Perry Moore

The Fortunes of Indigo Skye, by Deb Caletti

The Fold, by An Na

Good Enough, by Paula Yoo

The Compound, by S. A. Bodeen

Town Boy, by Lat

Waiting For Normal, by Leslie Connor

Rucker Park Setup, by Paul Volponi

Sunrise Over Fallujah, by Walter Dean Myers

Lock and Key, by Sarah Dessen

The Missing Girl, by Norma Fox Mazer

Harmless, by Dana Reinhardt

Boy Toy, Barry Lyga

Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac, by Gabrielle Zevin

The London Eye Mystery, by Siobhan Dowd

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, by Sherman Alexie

My Most Excellent Year: A Novel of Love, Mary Poppins, & Fenway Park, by Steve Kluger

The Perks of Being a Wallflower, by Stephen Chbosky

Derby Girl, by Shauna Cross

Beige, by Cecil Castellucci

Skate, by Michael Harmon

Spanking Shakespeare, by Jake Wizner

Get Well Soon by Julie Halpern

Someday this Pain will be Useful to You, by Peter Cameron

Slam, by Nick Hornby

Boot Camp, by Todd Strasser

Indigo Summer, by Monica McKayhan

How Not to be Popular, b y Jennifer Ziegler

Unwind, by Neal Shusterman

Breaking Dawn Release Party July 23, 2008

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Stephenie Meyer’s new book is being released on August 2nd, and we’re having a party the night before to celebrate!  Stop by the library and make Bella charm bracelets, glitter lotion so you can glitter like a Cullen, decorate vampire cupcakes, play games, and more!

Friday, August 1st

4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the Galway Public Library

Open to those going into 7th grade and up

Stop by the library or call 882-6385 to register

Open Mic Night July 7, 2008

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The library and the Cock ‘n Bull Restaurant will co-sponsor an open mic at the restaurant on Monday, July 14, at 7:00 p.m.  Please come by early for dinner, and stay for the poetry!  Call the library at 882-6385 for more information.

Happy Tenth Birthday! July 3, 2008

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It’s hard to believe, but the Galway Public Library is now ten years old!  A lot has happened in the last ten years, and we would like to invite all of you to come celebrate!  There is going to be a library birthday party on Tuesday, July 15th, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.  Presentations will be given at 6:00.  If you are interested in attending, please stop by.  We are looking forward to celebrating with all of you!  Call the library for more details.

Adult Craft Night – July 9th July 2, 2008

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Join us on July 9th at 6:30 p.m. for our monthly craft night.  This month we will be trying our hands at glass etching.  Registration is required, so please stop by or call the library (882-6385) if you would like to attend.  There is a $4.00 materials fee that will be collected at the class.  Hope to see you there!