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We had a great Skype visit with Claire Legrand!

On Friday afternoon, May 19th, the OPLbery Club members spoke with author Claire Legrand via Skype. Claire’s book, Some Kind of Happiness won the 2017 OPLbery Medal. We showed Claire the OPLbery Medal on our copy of the book and she was … Continue reading

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The OPLbery Club’s list of finalists

These are the five books that remain on this year’s OPLbery Club reading list. The OPLbery Club is a mock Newbery club. Members have been meeting–and reading–since April. They need to read all five of these books in order to … Continue reading

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And the OPLbery winners are…

On Friday, January 8, the members of the OPLbery Club awarded the 6th annual OPLbery Medal to Serafina and the Black Cloak, by Robert Beatty. The club also gave an OPLbery Honor to Chasing Secrets, by Gennifer Choldenko. The OPLbery Club … Continue reading

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Author Kate Milford coming to OPL!

We are thrilled to announce that OPLbery Honor winning author Kate Milford will be visiting the library on Sunday, February 8 at 2 pm. She’ll tell some stories from  her book, Greenglass House, will answer some questions, and will sign … Continue reading

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The OPLbery contenders

The OPLbery Club, a new mock Newbery club that began meeting in July, is now in its fourth month. Club participants have been reading lots and lots of books. At each meeting, potential winners have been discussed and recommended and some … Continue reading

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