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2012-03-08 / Community News

Giddings Library News Corner

by Judy Belyeu

Stop by the Giddings Public Library to check out some of the of the non-fiction books on display. i Pad For Seniors For Dummies by Nancy Muir provides instructions and advice for seniors on how to use the I Pad and I Pad 2, including getting it ready to use, internet searches, e-mail, applications, audio, video and photographs.

77 Reasons Why Your Book Was Rejected by Mike Nappa is information on what makes editors say no and what makes them say yes.

World War Two Will Not Take Place by Bill James takes place in Britain in 1938. War looms, but the Prime Minister’s talks with Hitler in Munich seem to result in a pact of peace; however, the outcome is different.

The Greater Journey by David McCullough is the untold story of the adventurous American artists, writers, doctors, politicians, architects, and others of high aspiration who set off for Paris in the years between 1830 and 1900, ambitious to excel in their work. Most had never left home, never experienced a different culture.

The Gap Year by Sarah Bird tells about a single mom and her seventeen-year-old daughter who learns how to let go in that precarious moment before college empties the nest.

The Library is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. and on Saturdays from 10 a.m until 1 p.m.

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