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Davenport, 7 Illinois libraries work out sharing agreement

Davenport Library cardholders will be able to borrow books and other materials from seven Illinois Quad-City area libraries — and vise versa — under a…

Author Gary W. Moore to present at Davenport Library

Gary W. Moore, author of Playing with the Enemy, will be giving a brown bag lunch presentation at the Davenport Public Library’s Eastern Avenue Branch…

Davenport's Eastern Avenue library celebrates birthday

Davenport’s newest library has come a long way in its first five years, so kids and parents alike checked out a “birthday” celebration Saturday.
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The Yellow Wallpaper and Other Writings by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

28 Jun 2016

It isn’t a new book by any means, but I found the themes and the writing of the short stories in The Yellow Wallpaper and Other Writings so timeless that it could be. Charlotte Perkins Gilman wrote her stories about a hundred years ago. If you think of authors who lived at the turn of the 20th century to be stodgy, you … Read More →

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Legend of the Road Mangler by Phil Kaufman

27 Jun 2016

Phil Kaufman is an American record producer, tour manager and author.  He began his career as an actor and had small parts in Spartacus, Pork Chop Hill and Riot in Juvenile Prison.  His acting career ended when he was arrested for marijuana smuggling.  While he was in jail, he met the infamous Charles Manson.  After … Read More →

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