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Illinois birds : an introduction to familiar species by Kavanagh, James, 1960-

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The good witch's garden

Cassie Nightingale has settled into Middleton and is busy making a home of Grey House. Her boyfriend, Sheriff Jake Russell, and his kids are happy to have Cassie in the neighborhood, but she has yet to gain the trust of some people in town. Before long, a stranger rolls into town with papers entitling him to legal ownership of Grey House. Before she knows it, Cassie is left without a home and is convinced Middleton isn't where she belongs.

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Rich girl by Stone, Angie.

In a triumphant return to her trademark neo-soul, Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Angie Stone releases her latest album. On her sixth studio project, Angie explores all aspects of being a Rich Girl.

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The blood of renegades : the loner by Johnstone, J. A.

In Utah, the Loner finds religion--behind the barrel of a gun . . . The damsel is in distress, or so it seems to Conrad Browning. On his way across the wide, tall Utah Territory to California, the Loner meets a beautiful Mormon girl on the run from a forced wedding--and the gun-toting faithful trying to hunt her down. But there are two sides to every story--and the ones you don't hear are the ones that can get you killed. The runaway bride has a little history of her own. Soon, the Loner touches

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Students discover escaped slaves buried in Q-C

As a child, Milton Howard was kidnapped in Muscatine County and sold into slavery in the South.

Citizenship Connection Project Offered at the Library

The Citizenship Connection project will offer free consultation, citizenship and immigration workshops and classes led by accredited CASA Guanajuato s…

Reception to celebrate new mural at Davenport Library

Reception to celebrate "Imagine the Possibilities" – recently completed NEW mural at Davenport Public Library, Main Street
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Discover the Cosmos

23 Apr 2014

Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey has enjoyed high ratings since its March premiere and much of that credit goes to its charismatic presenter, Neil deGrasse Tyson. Tyson, a renowned astrophysicist and director of the Harden Planetarium in New York, has been a major player in the astronomy and physics fields for years. He has written books […]

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The Making of Middle Earth by Christopher Snyder

22 Apr 2014

J. R. R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings consistently tops polls as the best-loved literary work of all time. Now in The Making of Middle Earth, medieval scholar and Tolkien expert Christopher Snyder presents the most in-depth exploration yet of Tolkien’s source materials for Middle-earth – from the languages, poetry, and mythology of medieval […]

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