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The Wright Brothers by David McCullough
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Library Journal McCullough (John Adams; 1776) effectively blends impeccable writing with historical rigor and strong character definition in his biography of Wright brothers Wilbur, the abstract thinker and introvert; and Orville, the extrovert and hands-on doer. They had limited formal education, with the author instead attributing his subjects' success to industry, imagination, and persistence, as seen in their early enterprises as newspaper publish...More

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Summer Reading Program

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Teen Summer Reading Program
The League of Extraordinary Readers
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Evening Book Club
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Monday, August 24th
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      Kid''s POWER Library - http://kids.powerlibrary.org/Remote/Remote.asp?ID=Knox

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