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Peterson’s Career Prep

Build career confidence…and a resume! Entering the workforce? Thinking of a career switch?Assess your skills and get personalized career recommendations with Gale Presents: Peterson’s Career Prep! Gale Presents: Peterson’s Career Prep accommodates job seekers at all levels, whether you are entering the workforce for the first time or searching for new opportunities. This resource offers […]

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All the Birds in the Sky by Charlie Jane Anders

A witch child who can talk to birds? Science whiz smart enough to build an AI computer in his bedroom? These two tweens, Patricia and Laurence form a trauma bond through their one commonality—they are both misfits, bullied at school, and to different degrees, at home. During one of her parentally forbidden romps through the […]

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Reserve the POD!

The Haverhill Public Library now offers a soundproof booth for small meetings or gatherings! It is located on the first-floor of the library near the Reference Department. This booth can be reserved but if available, drop-ins are welcome. Please see a member of staff to be let into the booth as the door will be […]

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Head Full of Ghosts by Paul Tremblay

“The lives of the Barretts, a normal suburban New England family, are torn apart when fourteen-year-old Marjorie begins to display signs of acute schizophrenia. To her parents’ despair, the doctors are unable to stop Marjorie’s bizarre outbursts and subsequent descent into madness. As their home devolves into a house of horrors, they reluctantly turn to […]

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HPL Armchair Travelers : AUSTRALIA

HPL Armchair Travelers is going to Australia. Take a look at all the electronic resources we have on that country, such as ebooks, audiobooks, music, movies, and more. Don’t hesitate to explore on your own! Click on the following link to see a list of e-resources on Australia!

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Twice Shy by Sarah Hogle

When Maybell Parrish inherits her aunt’s estate in the Smoky Mountains, it’s the perfect opportunity to start fresh, away from her terrible bosses and toxic “friend.” But once she arrives at her new home, she’s shocked to learn she has to share the property with the hot but brooding groundskeeper, Wesley, who has (surprise!) co-inherited […]

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"Socios en el crimen" de Alisha Rai

Mira, una contable de 35 años, ha conseguido su objetivo de alejarse de su turbulenta infancia y ahora sólo quiere encontrar al hombre perfecto que sea su compañero de vida. Pero nadie es del todo correcto, y sabe que su casamentero está a punto de abandonarla cuando su tía -la única persona [...]

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Desafío del Mes de la Herencia de los Nativos Americanos

El mes de noviembre es el Mes de la Herencia Indígena. Participa en el desafío de Beanstack de un mes de duración para leer libros de autores indígenas y completar actividades para aprender más sobre las culturas y la historia indígenas. El reto está abierto a todas las edades - ¡una gran manera de leer y aprender juntos en familia! Inscríbete en el [...]

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Carrie Soto ha vuelto

En la última parte de la serie de Taylor Jenkins Reid sobre "mujeres famosas", seguimos a Carrie Soto, la mejor tenista del mundo. Posee numerosos récords, incluyendo 20 títulos de Grand Slam, hasta que en 1994 la poderosa jugadora Nicki Chan rompe ese récord. Ahora, a la edad de 37 años, Carrie decide [...]

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Mestizos de Stephen Graham Jones

En este atractivo y a menudo sarcástico relato en primera persona, el niño narrador sin nombre cuenta las historias de su vida creciendo en una familia de hombres lobo. Con gran rigor y realismo, Jones dibuja una vívida imagen de la vida de las personas que se desenvuelven en los márgenes de la sociedad. Los hombres lobo están siempre hambrientos, siempre a la caza y [...]