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Librarian's Picks

Check out a book from the Gulfport Public Library! Need some ideas? Check out this month's Librarian's Picks.

It's National Library Week! Take a break and check out a book from the Gulfport Public Library.

Librarian's Picks by Alex Hooks at the Gulfport Public Library

Books for children

  • "The Tale of Mr. Tod" by Beatrix Potter
  • "Alice: Through the Looking-Glass" by Lewis Carroll
  • "Butterflies for Kiri" by Cathryn Falwell
  • "The Girl who Loved Caterpillars" by Jean Merrill
  • "The Biggest Bear" Lynd Ward

Books for adults

  • "The Forever War" by Joe Haldeman (science fiction)
  • "Brave New Worlds" edited by John Joseph Adams (Dystopian short stories)
  • "Wonder Tales" by Lord Dunsany (early fantasy)
  • "The Last Man" by Mary Shelley (novel by the author of Frankenstein)
  • "Player One: What is to Become of Us" by Douglas Coupland (modern fiction)

For a complete list of family activities at the Gulfport Public Library check out their website.

If you're looking to expand your personal library buy a gently used book at the Friends of the Gulfport Library corner in the Gulfport Public Library and/or stop by the Small Adventures Book Shop.

Cathryn Falwell April 14, 2011 at 10:11 PM
I'm delighted to see one of my books on your "Picks" list! My father and two brothers live in Gulfport --far from my home in Maine! Thank you. Cathryn Falwell
Cherlene Willis April 14, 2011 at 11:35 PM
Cathryn! I'm delighted to hear that you saw the post! Please feel free to add any personal "picks" of your own to our list! Thanks so much for checking us out at Gulfport Patch!

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