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  • BOOK OF THE WEEK: “Home Fire” by Kamila Shamsie

    December 2nd, 2020
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    This week’s book was recommended by Annie Windholz, Library Assistant at the Kansas City Public Library’s North-East Branch. Annie chose […]


    Book Of The Week: “When The World Feels Like A Scary Place” by Abigail Gewirtz

    November 25th, 2020
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    This week’s recommendation comes from Library Assistant Phyllis Hernandez at the North-East Branch. Phyllis chose “When the World Feels Like […]


    Book of the week: “The Library Book” by Susan Orlean

    November 18th, 2020
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    This week’s featured Book of the Week was selected by Deborah Gamm, Senior Library Technical Assistant at the North-East Branch […]


    Book Of The Week: “Wilma’s Way Home” by Doreen Rappaport

    November 11th, 2020
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    Cheryl Fonville, a Library Aide at the North-East Branch, selected “Wilma’s Way Home: The Life of Wilma Mankiller” by Doreen […]


    Book Of The Week: “Seven Fallen Feathers: Racism, Death, and Hard Truths in a Northern City” by Tanya Talaga.

    November 4th, 2020
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    This week, the Book of the Week was chosen by Library Technical Assistant Dave Joiner at the North-East Branch Library. […]


    Book Of The Week: #NotYourPrincess

    October 28th, 2020
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    This week’s book comes recommended by Diana Ash, Senior Library Technical Assistant at the North-East Branch of the Kansas City […]


    Book Of The Week: Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story written by Kevin Noble Mailard and illustrated by Juana Martinez-Nealis.

    October 21st, 2020
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    This week’s Book of the Week was chosen by Samantha Edwards, Youth and Family Engagement Librarian at the North-East Branch […]


    Book Of The Week: Dreamers by Yuyi Morales

    October 14th, 2020
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    The Book of the Week was chosen by Shirl Maldonado, Senior Library Technical Assistant at the North East Branch Library. […]


  • Book Of The Week: Mexican Gothic

    October 7th, 2020
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    This week’s book recommendation comes from Amanda Barnhart, branch manager at the North-East Branch Library. Barnhart recommended “Mexican Gothic” by […]


    Book Of The Week: The Undocumented Americans by Karla Cornejo Villavicencio

    September 30th, 2020
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    This week’s Book of the Week comes recommended from Annie Windholz, Library Technical Assistant at North-East Branch Library. She chose […]


    Book Of The Week: The Good Immigrant

    September 23rd, 2020
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    This week’s book recommendation comes from Phyllis Hernandez, Library Assistant at the North-East Branch of the Kansas City Public Library. […]


    Book Of The Week: The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

    September 16th, 2020
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    This week’s book recommendation was chosen by North-East Branch staff member Debbie Gamm. She selected The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret […]


    Book Of The Week: Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut

    September 9th, 2020
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    This week’s book was recommended by Dave Joiner, Library Technical Assistant at North-East Branch Library. He chose “Slaughterhouse-five, Or, The […]


    Book Of The Week: Annie On My Mind by Nancy Garden

    September 2nd, 2020
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    Librarians from the North-East Branch of the Kansas City Public Library (KCPL) share weekly book and digital resource recommendations on […]


    Book Of The Week: Drama by Raina Telgemeier

    August 26th, 2020
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    Librarians from the North-East Branch of the Kansas City Public Library (KCPL) share weekly book and digital resource recommendations on […]


    Digital resource of the week: ‘Brokenomics: 50 ways to live the dream on a dime’ (ebook and audiobook)

    April 15th, 2020
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    In collaboration with the Kansas City Public Library’s North-East branch, this week’s digital resource of the week, submitted by Dave Joiner, is “Brokenomics: 50 ways to live the dream on a dime” by Dina Gachman.


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