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Your Friday Five

Cook Up A Storm This Summer

Welcome to the Northeast Library blog series, Your Friday Five! Each week, the children's and teen staff will round up five of their favorite resources and reads around a certain topic. This Friday, we are celebrating creative and cultural cuisine with cookbooks! As summer approaches and school lets out, it's time to think about beaches and barbecue. Take a look at these cookbooks to find your inspiration for delicious eats this summer and all year round!

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New Books for Kids

Welcome to the Northeast Neighborhood Library blog series, Your Friday Five!

Literary Hill BookFest Reading Series

Come see Garrett Peck, author of "Capital Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in Washington, D.C."

We are excited about our continuing partnership with the Literary Hill BookFest that is bringing a series of Capitol Hill author talks to DC Public Library locations on the Hill.Our next Reading Series event is Thursday, July 17 at 7 p.m. at Southeast Library with Garrett Peck.

Mystery Thriller Book Club

July's Book Is "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn

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Lost and Found Edition

Welcome to the new Northeast Neighborhood Library blog series, Your Friday Five!

5th Annual Tour de DCPL

Approximately 40 bicyclists participated in the 5th Annual Tour de DCPL, Saturday, May 17. The free, community bike ride highlights DC Public Libraries by riding between locations throughout the city.

Summer Reading at the Northeast Neighborhood Library

Books and Fun for the Whole Family

Summer reading starts on June 1 at the Northeast Neighborhood Library, and you are invited to join us for three months of stories, activities and adventures. Readers of all ages are invited to sign up to win prizes for reading books and participating in activities.

Plate Lunch History

Reading Sarah Vowell's 'Unfamiliar Fishes'

Any history book that begins with the sentence "Why is there a glop of macaroni salad next to the Japanese chicken in my plate lunch?" has already won me over.

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Using Picture Books to Promote Self-Esteem

Welcome to new Northeast Library blog series, Your Friday Five! Each week, the children's and teen staff will round up five of their favorite resources and reads around a certain topic. This Friday, we are highlighting books on self-esteem. Self-esteem comes from the inside and it can't be directly taught, but it can be encouraged and fostered with positive words and picture books.

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