Cookbook List for National Ice Cream Month!

It’s not too late to pick up a book to celebrate by making some ice cream treats right at home! Click on the pictures below to view and request the book in our catalog. You can even discover international recipes from home in the database A to Z World Foods with your HPL Library card!

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Joan reviews… One Crazy Summer

*Summer Reading List Spotlight* This is on the Haverhill Public School’s recommended summer booklist for Grades 4-5. One Crazy Summer By Rita Williams-Garcia Published: 2010 Age Range: 8-12 Genre: Historical Fiction, Realistic Fiction Awards: Newbery Honor, National Book Award Finalist, Coretta Scott King Award, Scott O’Dell Award Joan read One Crazy Summer and this is what she thought… In the […]

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Wow, No Thank You by Samantha Irby

“Wow, No Thank You” is the perfect collection for anyone who wants to laugh even if they feel like everything around them is a dumpster fire. Samantha Irby candidly talks about a slew of topics ranging from her trouble making friends as an adult, Crohn’s disease, and being a queer woman in a small town […]

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Colleen reviews… Eerie Elementary

*Summer Reading List Spotlight* This is on the Haverhill Public School’s recommended summer booklist for Grades 2-3. Eerie Elementary #1: The School is Alive! By Jack Chabert and Sam Ricks Published: 2014 Age Range: 6-8 Genre: Spooky Colleen read The School is Alive! and this is what she thought… Sam Graves is not excited about being hall monitor, and he […]

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The Black Flamingo by Dean Atta

Winner of the 2020 Stonewall Book Award, The Black Flamingo by Dean Atta is a young adult novel in verse told from the point of view of Mike Angeli. The book spans from his early childhood to his first year at University. Mike feels out of place in almost every aspect of his life – […]

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