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The Great American Read by PBS By: Jennifer Harmon Earlier this year, PBS announced its Great American Read initiative, a program designed to explore our collective love of reading while examining America’s “Best-Loved Books”. PBS, after conducting a nationwide survey, composed a list of what may be considered...

May is Mental Health Month By: Jennifer Harmon One in five Americans have a mental illness and it affects many members of our community. The purpose of Mental Health Month is to bring awareness to mental health, educate, start conversations, and reduce the stigma associated with mental illness....

New Cookbooks for National Nutrition Month By: Jennifer Harmon Did you know that March is National Nutrition Month? You can find nutritious recipes in these cookbooks that we have recently added to our collection. The Just Bento Cookbook 2 by Makiko Itoh This cookbook boasts having “make-ahead, easy, healthy lunches...

So You Want to Start a Book Group By: Jennifer Harmon Book groups can be an excellent way to explore your love of books while making connections with fellow readers. Interested in starting your own book club or joining an existing group? HEPL can help! One of the first...

Mystery Series Starters By: Jennifer Harmon First Book in Series: The Keeper of Lost Causes Author: Jussi Alder-Olsen Character: Department Q   First Book in Series: And Only to Deceive Author: Tasha Alexander Character: Lady Emily Ashton   First Book in Series: Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death Author: M.C. Beaton Character: Agatha Raisin   First Book in Series:...

Read It & Weep: Tearjerker Books By: Jennifer Harmon Need to get in touch with your emotions? These books will give you all the feels. Albom, Mitch – The Five People You Meet in Heaven Brunt, Carol Rifka – Tell the Wolves I’m Home Cameron, W. Bruce –...

Go Places With These Travel Memoirs By: Jennifer Harmon   Whether spring finds you on the road or staying close to home, your imagination will go places with these travel memoirs. My Invented Country by Isabel Allende All God’s Children Need Traveling Shoes by Maya Angelou My Paris Dream...