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Join the Very Important Patron Book Club discussion. The August book discussion is about The Girl Before by Rena Olsen.

Without warning, Clara's home is invaded by armed men, and she is separated from her beloved husband and daughters. The last thing her husband yells to her is to say nothing. Clara is questioned by people who call her by a different name and accuse her husband of unspeakable crimes.

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We're excited to debut the new blog of the North Carolina Government & Heritage Library.  Up to this point we've been blogging over at ghlblog.org  but now we're getting a facelift and moving to our to home, https://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/blogs/ghl/foreverythingnc

This is the place to connect you, the reader to reliable and relevant content relating to North Carolina. Our team of #everythingNC bloggers (a.k.a. Government & Heritage Library staff) will offer up posts that run the gamut from state publications, historical info, genealogy tips, new additions to our collections, and so much more!

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Join the Very Important Patron Book Club discussion. The September book discussion is about Elephant Company by Vickie Croke.

Tells the story of British WW I veteran James Howard "Billy" Williams, who found his calling working with logging elephants in Burma. When WW II broke out, Williams used his strong bond with the animals to lead the Elephant Company, which was instrumental in defeating the Japanese who invaded Burma.

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Join the Very Important Patron Book Club discussion. The September book discussion is about The Nature of the Beast by Louise Penny.

Nine-year-old Laurent Lepage, who is prone to telling tall tales about things he finds in the woods surrounding Three Pines, is found murdered. What discovery had he tried to share that they all, especially the retired head of homicide, Armand Gamache, ignored?

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