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Pride Month: Books for All Ages

by Lauren Fox, Head of Youth Services, and Samantha Totman, Circulation Assistant Below are some recommended books for children, teens, and adults. These books are great picks for Pride Month or for any time of year. These titles are all available through our catalog, Libby, and/or hoopla. Children’
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Lynnfield Library Staff Picks for May 2022

  by Samantha Totman A librarian’s favorite way to prepare for summer is, of course, by curating the list of books we plan to read during the warm months. We have a great group of titles here to help you build your own summer reading list! As always, you can place holds on these by clicki
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Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month: Book Recommendations

by Lauren Fox, Head of Youth Services, and Samantha Totman, Circulation Assistant May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. Check out these recommendations for books for children and teens. Don’t worry if you don’t get to them all in May – these books are great all
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Books To Read If You Love…. Cooking Competition Shows

by Samantha Totman I’m a huge fan of cooking competition shows! From the early days of Iron Chef to the latest season of Top Chef: Houston, plus Chopped and Great British Bake-Off and everything in between, I’ve seen (and loved) them all. Below is a list of fiction, memoirs, and cookbook
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May the 4th Be With You!

by Kristen Scheeler Catch back up with one of the most popular series of all time! Check out your favorite movie or a few for a movie marathon night. All these DVDs and books can be found within the library’s catalog, and can be placed on hold or checked out at the library circulation desk. DVDs (Li
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April 2022 Staff Picks

by Samantha Totman and Katherine Decker Our April picks are in! From graphic novels to TV shows to cozy mystery series, we’ve got something for everyone. You can place holds on these by clicking the links below, or you can find them in the Library by looking for the green Staff Picks label! Abby, In
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Earth Day Is Every Day!

By Alex Lambright, Youth Services Earth Day is coming up on April 22nd! To get ready here is a list of Children’s and Young Adult books to help you get ready for the day. Stop into the library check out our Earth Day display in the Young Adult area too.  Children’s  Earth Day Every Day by Lisa
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News from the Lynnfield Library: Mid-April 2022

A dose of news and happenings from your local library! We are currently open regular hours and you will not need an appointment. Please call 781-334-5411 or email lfd@noblenet.org at any time with any questions. We look forward to hearing from you! Upcoming Holidays & Closings April 18: Patriots
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Recent Poetry Collections to Celebrate National Poetry Month

by Samantha Totman April is National Poetry Month! Over the past few years we’ve been spoiled with an abundance of beautiful, thought-provoking, and fresh poems from emerging and established poets, so we’re celebrating National Poetry Month with some collections published within the last
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Gardening and Hiking and Animal Watching, Oh My!

by Lauren Fox, Head of Youth Services The weather is finally warming up! Have you spotted any flowers starting to grow or seen animals start to reappear after a long winter? Maybe you’ve thought about starting your own garden or going out for a hike on a sunny day. Here are some children’s books ful
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