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August Book Club Selection: The Music of Dolphins by Karen Hesse

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The book for August’s meeting is The Music of Dolphins by Karen Hesse.  Goodreads.com says that in our book this month, “A girl raised by dolphins must choose between two worlds in this critically acclaimed novel about what it means to be a human being.” 

Book Club will meet Monday, August 26th at the Herman & Kate Kaiser Library from 6:30-7:30pm.  To find out more call 918-549-7400.

Tribute to a Mystery Author by Carissa Kellerby

Today we raise an honorary glass of gin to a Grand Master mystery writer. Last week, Barbara Mertz, author of nearly 70 mystery novels under two pseudonyms, passed away at the age of 85.

Tulsa Pipeline Expo Showcases Regional Energy Industry

Tulsa Pipeline Expo Showcases Regional Energy Industry

The Tulsa Regional Chamber is a sponsor of this year's Tulsa Pipeline Expo, an annual three-day forum showcasing Oklahoma's energy industry businesses. The event includes a trade show, professional development training, networking opportunities, a silent auction, benefit dinner and a benefit golf scramble.

Aug. 26 - 28
Expo Square

Books to Film to Books by Rebecca Howard

I recently spoke with a library customer who wanted to read something similar to the film War of the Roses.  We learned that the 1989 film was based on a 1981 novel of the same title by Warren Adler.  While we didn’t have this particular title in our collection, we did have a couple of other novels by Adler that sounded similar in tone and subject matter.  I also suggested

Kids In Mind

Kids In Mind website, movie reviews

Sure, it is a PG movie, but why is it PG? Why isn’t it a G? Why not a PG-13? Here is a web site that breaks down in detail all the things that parents need to know to decide whether a film is appropriate for their children. If you ever felt like you didn’t have enough information to make that decision, this site may leave you feeling like you have too much information, and that is not a bad thing.
See all the reviews at: http://www.kidsinmind.com/

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