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Stowe Reads!

Stowe Reads!  As part of our 150th Anniversary celebration, a presentation was created with community members reading passages from their favorite books.  Enjoy!

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Stowe Free Library Open House

  Open House Thursday, August 11th  12pm-6:30pm   Please join us and see some of our volunteers, staff and Friends read some of their favorite passages in an on-going slide show, Stowe Reads! We will be serving light refreshments throughout the day in addition to the slideshow, Stowe Reads. This is our 4th event celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the Stowe Free Library; we will be concluding our celebratory events with a large reception on September 24th at 3pm here at the library.

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Staff Picks for July 2016

Staff Picks  Click on the book cover to be brought to our library catalog.   Julie :  A Bandit's Tale: the muddled misadventures of a pickpocket by Deborah Hopkinson. Set in 1887 New York City, an Italian immigrant boy is enslaved by a padrone and becomes a beggar and pickpocket on the streets, until he meets a feisty girl who works for Henry Bergh, the animal rights activist who founded the ASPCA. Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands. Deliciously good story set in 17th century London with apothecaries, murder, codes, a mysterious cult, and more! All the light we cannot see by Anthony Doerr. Finally read it -- so good! Glad he won the

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I like stories well told. That is the reason I am sometimes forced to tell them myself.Mark Twain