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You Are What You Read for October 21st

**Pat S**: **_[News of the World](https://www.darienlibrary.org/catalog/work/135385)_** by Paulette Jiles. “Jen promised this was truly special, and boy, oh boy, did she deliver. Set in post-Civil War Texas, our hero is Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd, a seventy something veteran of three wars, and currently an itinerant news reader, somewhat weary with life. Asked to return a ten year old rescued Ki ...

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You Are What You Read for November 3rd

**Stephanie**: **_[The Grace of Kings](/catalog/work/146054)_** by Ken Liu. “Stranded in an airport with nothing to pick a book from but the airport bookstore; usually, that would be my worst nightmare! But not this time. I picked up **_The Grace of Kings_** by Ken Liu, an epic fantasy that was nominated for the Nebula Award for best novel last year and loved it! It would take me a few thousand wo ...

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It's the Full Beaver Moon Edition

Greetings and welcome to the Full Beaver Moon Edition of _You Are What You Read_. The swamps are about to freeze so it’s time to set those traps **People**! Fall is in retreat and winter is on the march. Also, you all should be aware that this will be a ‘Super Moon’ and the moon will appear to be approximately 14 percent larger in the sky. This will go down on the 14th and won’t happen again unti ...

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It's the Hellidaze Kick-Off Issue

Greetings and welcome to the Hellidaze Kick-off Edition of You Are What You Read. There will be no edition next week because **I** finally learned that if you are responsible for any piece of the meal it makes sense that you take the day before off so that you aren’t showing up at your feast cranky and bleary eyed for baking, roasting, basting either late into the night or early in the morning or ...

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A Visit From Stephanie

Today everyone met Virginia who introduced the group to the library's latest innovation, "**The Book Matchmaker Station**" which can be found by the Welcome Desk on Main Street. The "**Matchmaker,**" for short, helps take the guess work out of book selections, by actually pairing “read-alikes” to the books, or authors, you have enjoyed in the past. Just a few clicks of the mouse and you have a l ...

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