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North Shore Library News: Oct. 13

Silver Bay Public Library:

New Story Times at the Library will be Wednesdays at noon. Story times are designed for children younger than kindergarten, but older children are welcome.

Steve Sklar and Johnna Morrow present the music of the Didgeridoo Oct. 24 at 6 p.m. in the library. The didgeridoo is an ancient Australian aboriginal instrument. Almost all are made from the stem of young eucalyptus trees, which traditionally, are hollowed out by termites. Johnna and Steve present songs and animal sounds such as dingoes, crocodiles, wolves and kookaburras.

The didgeridoo is a product of a symbiotic relationship between the earth, trees, termites, and humans. It has a broad range of uses including, artistic, spiritual, storytelling healing and fun. This program is suggested for ages 10 and older. It is free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Arrowhead Library System and money from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

Did you Know? The Library of Congress holds the world's largest collection of comic books, with more than 100,000 issues within its walls. Its oldest comic dates back to 1936. Along with these comics, the library also houses the largest collection of newspapers in the country.

Two Harbors Public Library:

New Fiction Books:

• To Be Where You Are by Jan Karon

• Sleeping Beauties by Stephen King and Owen King

• Love Story by Karen Kingsbury

• The Innkeeper of Ivy Hill by Julie Klassen

• Cold-Hearted Rake by Lisa Kleypas

• Devil in Spring by Lisa Kleypas

• The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye by David Lagercrantz

• A Legacy of Spies by John Le Carre

• The Proving by Beverly Lewis

• The History of Bees by Maja Lunde

• A Million Little Things by Susan Mallery

• Second Chance Girl by Susan Mallery

• You Say it First by Susan Mallery

• The Ninth Hour by Alice McDermott

• Thalia: A Texas Trilogy by Larry McMurtry

• Holly and Ivy by Fern Michaels

• Need to Know by Fern Michaels

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