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Laugh Out Loud Nonfiction

Laugh Out Loud Nonfiction

It is getting dark earlier and the days are getting shorter. The weather is turning cold and dreary. If the approaching winter season is placing you in an unpleasant mood, lift your spirits and laugh out loud by reading one of the amusing nonfiction books below. 

 

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Assassination of John F. Kennedy

Assassination of John F. Kennedy

If you were alive in 1963 you more than likely recall what you were doing when you heard the news that the 35th President of the United States, John F. Kennedy, was assassinated on November 22nd in Dallas, Texas. This “cruel and shocking act” is one of the most controversial cases and newsworthy events in modern American history. 
 
Did Lee Harvey Oswald act alone? Was there another gunman behind the fence on the Grassy Knoll? What do you make of the Single Bullet Theory? The Warren Commission, the Zapruder Film, Jack Ruby and Jim Garrison are other well-known terms and people that have entered the American lexicon due the assassination of JFK.
 

 

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Nooks Available for Checkout

Nooks Available for Checkout

Would you like to see what it is like to use an eReader and read a downloadable eBook? The Carmel Clay Public Library has Nooks that can be checked out to Clay Township residents 18 years and older with Carmel Clay Public Library cards in good standing. The loan period is for three weeks. Each device has over 20 titles (thrillers, mysteries, women's fiction, nonfiction) preloaded on it. The titles on each Nook are different.

Please stop by the Reference Desk on the 2nd floor of the library to browse the selection of titles and complete the checkout process. A CCPL employee will be happy to show you how the Nook functions and get you started reading.

 

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Lists manufacturers and distributors from small businesses to large corporations, from both the public and private sectors. Provides complete coverage of U.S. consumer brands; manufacturers, importers and distributors; and companies that are out of business, as well as brands that are no longer in production or are now considered generic.

     

Comprehensive source of detailed information concerning nonprofit American membership organizations of national scope. Covers more than 23, 000 organizations in categories such as trade, business, and commercial; legal, governmental, public administration, and military; cultural; educational; veterans, hereditary, and patriotic; athletic and sports; fan clubs, and many more.