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I Saw It “On the Monitor”

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Monday, August 13, 2012 I Saw it “On the Monitor” “I saw a book on the monitor. I can’t remember what the title was but it looked good and I would like to read it.” Our Support Staff, those hard working people at the ‘Check-out” or “Front” Desk, have heard those words many times. So, when they asked who chooses ... Read More »

Tools available for Loan at the Library

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Provided and maintained by THE GROSSE POINTE ROTARY CLUB as a continuing memorial to Robert M. Orr, Director, 1949-73. Tools are located at the Central Library and are loaned free with your library card. We are constantly adding new tools. If you don’t find what you are looking for on this list, please contact us. Read More »

Reader Dog Program

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Reading Buddies Always Enjoy a Good Book! Assistance dogs are seen everywhere in grocery stores, retail outlets, hospitals, schools and libraries; yes, even in libraries. The use of trained therapy dogs in reading programs provide children who feel uncomfortable reading out loud in front of teachers, parents and peers into more confident readers. Furry reading buddies are gentle, do not ... Read More »

Download eBooks and eAudiobooks

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Did you know that GPPL has thousands of FREE eBooks and eAudiobooks for you to download to your eReader, tablet computer, or smartphone? Click here to access our partner site, MCLS. Or, if you are new to the world of eBooks, click here for instructions. Read More »

The Secret Keeper – Kate Morton

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1961 England. Laurel Nicolson is sixteen years old, dreaming alone in her childhood tree house during a family celebration at their home, Green Acres Farm. She spies a stranger coming up the long road to the farm and then observes her mother, Dorothy, speaking to him. And then she witnesses a crime. Read More »