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Contemporary Romance: The New Generation

by Samantha Totman You may have noticed that there’s been an increase in a certain type of book on the Library’s New Fiction shelves. Paperbacks with illustrated covers and bright backgrounds, clocking in around 350 pages, have been taking over. What might those be, you ask? We’re
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From Ink on Paper to the Big Screen

by Kristen Scheeler Are you looking to start your year with a book that will be adapted to the big screen in 2022? Read the book or start the series before it comes to streaming platforms or theaters. All of these titles can be found in our catalog, offered in a variety of formats, and can be put on
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Fantastic First Sentences

Fantastic First Sentences for the First Month of the Year! by Lauren Fox Have you ever read the first sentence of a book and it was so good you had to keep going? Check out these great first sentences from children’s and young adult books. If one of them intrigues you, click the sentence to go to th
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News from the Lynnfield Library: January 2022

January 2022 Newsletter 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 & Clo
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Lynnfield Library Staff Picks: Best of 2021

by Samantha Totman A few days ago we shared the books and movies our Lynnfield patrons loved in 2021. Now we’re sharing our librarians’ picks! Below you’ll find the books, movies, TV shows, games, and more that we couldn’t get enough of over the past year. You may recognize a
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Lynnfield’s Favorite Books & Movies of 2021

by Samantha Totman What did Lynnfield love in 2021? We have the answers–for books and movies, at least! Check out the most popular titles below, and if you want to see what all the fuss was about, click the links to place holds on your favorite formats. Adult Books #1: A Gambling Man by David
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Lynnfield Library Staff Picks: Hoopla Edition!

by Samantha Totman and Abby Porter Do you use hoopla? It’s a great digital service for streaming ebooks, audiobooks, movies, music, and TV shows (all for free with your library card, of course). Below, we’ve highlighted some of our favorite picks that can be found on the hoopla app. Clic
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Warm Up with A Cozy Mystery

by Katherine Decker, Head of Circulation Looking for a way to warm up as the temperature starts to fall the first snowflakes fly? Why not grab a cup of your favorite beverage and curl up with one of these drink-themed cozy mysteries.  All of these books can be found in our catalog and can be put on
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December 3 is International Day of People with Disabilities

by Samantha Totman December 3 is International Day of People with Disabilities, and the Library is celebrating with–as you might expect–a list of books! Read on for our picks of both fiction and nonfiction titles for, by, and about the experience of people with physical and mental disabi
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Hanukkah Picture Books

by Lauren Fox, Head of Youth Services Hanukkah is right around the corner! This year, the eight-day holiday begins at sunset on Sunday, November 28 and will continue through Monday, December 6. Check out these children’s books to help celebrate. All of these books are available in our catalog.
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