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[4 Jul 2016 | Comments Off on Sunshine State Young Reader eBooks | Posted by ]
Sunshine State Young Reader eBooks

Available now: nearly every eBook from this year’s Sunshine State Young Reader Program, Grades 3-8. Sponsored by the Florida Association for Media in Education and the Florida Department of Education, this list is kid-approved and recommended by teachers and school media specialists.

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[21 Apr 2016 | 3 Comments | Posted by ]
Have you heard?

Come sit on the porch and take a listen: What was the Conch remedy for a cut finger? How was turtle soup made? Where was Key West’s best ice cream parlor? What games did children play late into the evening?

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[15 Feb 2016 | One Comment | Posted by ]
Solares Hill issues online

What were the pressing issues, outrages, and comic bunglings in the Keys during the 1970s, 80s, and 90s? The Key West Friends of the Library and Cooke Communications funded digitization of our collection of  Solares Hill publications. Now, the Florida Digital Newspaper Library at the University of Florida is hosting the Library’s complete collection.
This image is part of a larger ink drawing by Jerry Miller to accompany an article by Thurlow Weed, “Key West Is Probably Valid”; find it on page 4 of the Summer 1972 issue.
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[22 Nov 2015 | Comments Off on Shopping soon? | Posted by ]
Shopping soon?

Our eBook partner, OverDrive has  expanded the WIN program. Shop (for anything, not just books) online at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, iTunes, or Kobo  via the links below, and your library receives a portion of the sale in credits towards purchasing eBooks and eAudiobooks for our collection.
You can also shop through the Buy It Now button attached to each eBook in our OverDrive library. Happy Shopping and thanks for the new eBooks.

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[20 Nov 2015 | One Comment | Posted by ]
And the winner is…

National Book Award winners were recently announced and they’re available at the library in multiple formats. Click below to read excerpts and discover these titles via the library catalog.

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