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Jun 19

Staff Picks: Antiracist Reads

Posted to Off the Beaten Shelf on June 19, 2020 at 12:06 PM by Elizabeth Land

Learn about Racism from this list of books.
 It wasn’t until June 19, 1865 that many enslaved men and women in Texas learned about the Emancipation Proclamation and it made sense to them, and future generations to celebrate the days their lives changed personally. This day is now recognized and celebrate as Juneteenth. A good way to celebrate would be to discover the history of racism in the United States with your library. Click on "Continue Reading..." below to check out a list of books we recommend to broaden your perspectives.

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Jun 29

Children's Summer Reading Suggestions: Nonfiction

Posted to Off the Beaten Shelf on June 29, 2020 at 12:00 AM by Elizabeth Land

Teen Summer Reading Program Theme is imagine your story.
Summer reading returns to the York County Public Library in June! This year's theme is Imagine Your Story, in which we celebrate fairy tales, folk tales, fables, mythology, and more. With that in mind, our librarians have created lists of suggestions of some of our favorite books — both physical and digital — available for you to check out from York County Public Library. We will feature these lists here throughout the month of June.

Nonfiction

Today we'll highlight favorites from our book suggestion lists that are nonfiction titles, which mean that everything that happens in them is real. Whether you want to learn about an animal, a country or a person's real-life journey, nonfiction has something for every interest. To see our favorites, click on "Continue Reading..." below.

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Jul 03

Adult Summer Reading Suggestions: Contemporary Romance

Posted to Off the Beaten Shelf on July 3, 2020 at 12:00 AM by Elizabeth Land

Imagine Your story Summer Reading Program takes place June 22 through July 31

Summer reading returns to the York County Public Library in June! This year's theme is Imagine Your Story, in which we celebrate all kinds of stories. With that in mind, our librarians have created lists of suggestions of some of our favorite books — both physical and digital — available for you to check out from York County Public Library. We will feature these lists here throughout the month of June.

Contemporary Romance

Today we'll highlight our favorite contemporary romances. These titles center around a romantic plot, are set in present day and appeal to those looking for satisfying and often optimistic endings. To find our top picks, click on "Continue Reading..." below.

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