February Exhibit: January Snow Showers Bring February Flowers, Photographs by Krista Thorsell

This February at the Northeast Harbor Library Krista Thorsell will exhibit large format, colorful photographs of flowers in the Mellon Room. February can be a struggle with winter dragging on. Giving way to superstitions we look to a large rodent

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NONFIC: Plant: Exploring the Botanical World, Editor: Victoria Clarke, Project Editor- Rosie Pickles

FEBRUARY: NonFiction Pick A contribution from the Garden Club of Mount Desert.  This book is  a history of botanical art and artists .  Beautiful pictures and a very interesting read if you like botany and plants. – Elly Following in

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FIC: Mr. Dickens and His Carol by Samantha Silva

February: Fiction Pick Mr. Dickens and his Carol, by Silva Samantha is a light and entertaining read.  It is also a ghost story.  An imaginative  retelling of the events leading up to Dickens’ writing A Christmas Carol.  Maybe a little

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FIC: Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo

FEBRUARY: Fiction Pick Recently short-listed for the 2017 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction, Adebayo’s work makes a blazing entry onto the list of young, talented writers from Nigeria. Readers who pick up this debut novel will not put it down

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FIC: Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

FEBRUARY: Fiction Pick A riveting novel that traces the intertwined fates of the picture-perfect Richardson family and the enigmatic mother and daughter who upend their lives. Little Fires Everywhere explores the weight of secrets, the nature of art and identity,

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