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Annoyed teenager
Nov 11, 2012
An informal survey from the Palo Alto Medical Foundation asked 124 teens what they find most stressful:55% were stressed out from homework & school (grades, tests, college, finals week)15% by...
Nov 10, 2012
This installment: three novels.  The first, 144 reasons not to commit suicide.  The second, a very challenging sea voyage.  The third, Southern Gothic.    Contents May...
Nov 8, 2012
 Teens find thrill in readingCollaboration between the Marin County Free Library and the Friends of the Marin County Free Library has brought a great gift to the Juvenile Detention facility in...
November is Native American Heritage month
Nov 7, 2012
With the holidays soon upon us, lets not forget that November is Native American Heritage month. It may not be a widely known fact that Marin County is named after Chief Marin of the tribe Licatiut...
Nov 7, 2012
Veterans Day is a federal holiday honoring veterans of the U.S. armed services.  It is observed on November 11th, and coincides with holidays celebrated in other parts of the world to...
Nov 6, 2012
Fall is a wonderful time to go outside and garden.  It’s the season for putting your garden to bed for the winter, but it’s also the ideal time for adding new plants and spring-...
Nov 5, 2012
This installment: a novel about older women, short stories in exotic locations, and a courageous, funny memoir       Calling Invisible Women by Jeanne Ray

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Nov 3, 2012
Watch these amazing videos of Lego creations then check out these new Lego Ideas Books.   The Lego Ideas Book             ...
Nov 3, 2012
It's time to give thanks for all of the bounty we receive.  Don't just eat your food this holiday---play with it too!Here are a few books we are giving thanks for reading----wonderful!...
Nov 2, 2012
There is an fun new to me trend of adding googly eyes to anything and everything.  Some fun examples of this trend can be found on VandalEyes. Below are some books that I “valdal-eyes-ed...