Blog / Announcements Month: November 2020Perestroika in ParisWe humans like to imagine that we know what our animal friends are thinking, but in Perestroika in Paris, Jane Smiley actually burrows into the craniums of a menagerie that… Click for more. The Arctic FuryThe real Lady Jane Franklin sponsored a number of expeditions to find her explorer husband, Rear Admiral Sir John Franklin, after he and his men went missing in the Arctic.… Click for more. Sometimes You Have to LieGenerations of children, and more than few adults, have embraced the antics of Harriet the Spy and its singular heroine since it was published in 1964. As Leslie Brody reports… Click for more. Dolly Parton, SongtellerIn Dolly Parton, Songteller: My Life in Lyrics, the lovable, candid, tell-it-like- it-is singer shares her own story through the lyrics of her songs. Read More Click for more. Click for more. Operation MoonglowIn 1957, Sputnik went up, and America panicked: My gosh, the Soviets are winning the Cold War! At least that's how it seemed as the little satellite's beep-beep was heard… Click for more. Friends of Plumb Library Pillow Fundraiser Order a hand-quilted, 12x16 inch throw pillow, decorated with book spines in your favorite color, and one book title of your choice. One color and title choice per pillow. (Cat… Click for more. New Online Service: Hoopla!Hoopla has ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, comics, music, movies and TV shows that you can download with your library card. No waiting! You can download the app or go to the… Click for more.