NON FIC: Milk of Paradise: A History of Opium by Lucy Inglis

October: NonFiction Pick No other substance in the world is as simple to produce or as profitable. It is the basis of a gargantuan industry built upon a shady underworld, but ultimately it is an agricultural product that lives many

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FIC: The Other Americans by Laila Lalami

October: Fiction Pick This is an elegant mystery, also a love story, and a story about the problems finding a place to call home in America if you’re of brown skin and have an unpronounceable Morrocan name.  The book is

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J FIC: The Incredible yet True Adventures of Alexander von Humboldt by Volker Mehnert

October: Juvenile Fiction Pick This book just blew me away.  Filled with magical illustrations, maps, sketches, quotes from the explorer’s journal and a great narrative of his travels this is a book to keep curious kids busy for hours.  Anyone

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PIC FIC: Just Because by Mac Barnett

October: Young Reader Pick This book is a great read aloud for the curious child and the parent who answers every question. A lovely homage to the stage of infinite questions. Celebrate your child taking an active role in learning!

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October Exhibit: Acadia Moon Dance, photographs by Howie Motenko

This October at the Northeast Harbor Library, Howie Motenko, a landscape photographer and 2019 Acadia National Park –Artist in Residence,presents “Acadia Moon Dance”, the result of exploring Acadia National Park for two years under the full moon. There will be

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