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Turbo Twenty-Three

by Janet Evanovich
With a freezer truck loaded with Bogart ice-cream and a dead body, Stephanie Plum has a lot on her plate. This is the kind of sweet assignment she does best!

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Exposed

by Roberta Kray
With her husband Tom in prison, it's up to Eden to clear his name. But the closer she gets to the truth, the more she uncovers about her husband's past. Does she really know him, after all?

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The Education of Dixie Dupree

by Donna Everhart
In 1969, Dixie Dupree is eleven years old and already an expert liar. Only when Dixie desperately needs help and is met with disbelief does she realize how much damage her past lies have done.

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The Award

by Danielle Steel
The ghosts of the past are always near for Gaëlle de Barbet - labelled as a collaborator, until her granddaughter embarks on a journey to see her grandmother recognized as the war hero she was.

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Les Parisiennes: How the Women of Paris Lived, Loved, and Died Under Nazi Occupation

by Anne Sebba
What did it feel like to be a woman living in Paris from 1939 to 1949? These were years of fear, power, aggression, courage, deprivation and secrets until - finally - renewal and retribution.

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Let's Go Camping! Crochet Your Own Adventure

by Kate Bruning
Go glamping without the threat of unpredictable weather and nasty creepy crawlies, and instead crochet your own adorable camping scene that will keep any child entertained for hours.

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Christmas Cheer Appeal at Napier and Taradale Libraries.
Napier and Taradale Libraries are now accepting donations for the annual Christmas Cheer Appeal. Napier City Council has been supporting this for over 30 years. Items can be left under the Christmas tree in either library, and monetary donations in the bucket on the issues desks.
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iRead - Summer Reading Programme
The iRead teen reading programme for readers years 7 and up begins on the 12th of December, but participants may register at Napier or Taradale libraries from Monday the 5th. Places are limited — if you’re interested, get in quick.
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