Archive for July, 2012

In checking things out on the WordPress scene, I ran across this wonderful tribute to Donald Sobol, the author of the iconic Encyclopedia Brown mysteries. I too, recommend the Encyclopedia Brown stories to all young readers — whether they’ve said they like mysteries or not. Who can resist reading a story that let’s you try to figure out the solution before giving it to you?

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Donald Sobol, author of the treasured “Encyclopedia Brown” mysteries.


to go to the Lisle Library holdings for Donald Sobol’s books. Help a young reader become acquainted with Encyclopedia Brown for their summer reading — a gift and a tribute at the same time!

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Information about the 2012 Adult Summer Read Prizes

You must be present at the Adult Summer Read Party on August 3rd from 6:00-7:30 p.m. to win this fabulous Nook eReader prize!

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