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2021 Friends of HCL Reading Survey

2021 Reading Survey Results Are Here!

 

Thank you to all 502 participants for letting us know your reading resolutions and sharing why books have a special place in your life.

 

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Talk of the Stacks
Free Virtual Event
March 10, 2021
Talk of the Stacks
Free Virtual Event
April 6, 2021
Susan Choi Friends of the Hennepin County Library May, 2021
Pen Pals
May 6 & 7, 2021
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Pen Pals
May 24 & 25, 2021
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A Year in Books

With so many books debuting each year, where do you even begin? Enjoy browsing our compilation of the best books in 2020 to begin your 2021 reading list today!

VIEW THE BEST BOOKS OF 2020

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2021 New Year's Resolution for Library Friends

Crafting your New Year's Resolutions? Beyond a general goal of “read more books,” what can we as bookworms and library friends do to improve our reading lives this year? Well, we’ve thought of a whole list of ideas! Choose all or a few. 

Check out the LIBRARY FRIENDS NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS

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