Melt your cabin fever away with these hot, new titles

Step right up and jump into the newest crime fighting adventures, heart-pounding thrillers, stories of love and special friendships and more from some of the best authors around. Add these soon-to-be released titles to your to-read list and place your holds now to be at the top of the list.

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A morning with a storyteller/photographer

East Central Regional Library presents a special performance by Steve Maanum, an award-winner for his storytelling and photography, at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12 at the Aitkin Public Library.

Maanum will perform a collection of personal stories… some from the mind of a boy growing to manhood, others through the eyes of a confused, middle-aged man who is still struggling to find or rebel against maturity. Maanum, of Park Rapids, Minnesota, won the title of Great American Storyteller in 2017.

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Winter is here … and so is Hot Reads for Cold Nights!

Kick off the new year by completing a reading challenge! This year’s Hot Reads for Cold Nights program will run from January 2nd to March 5th, giving you lots of time to reach your goal with the opportunity to win prizes.

To get started, pick up an entry form at your local East Central Regional Library location beginning on Wednesday, Jan. 2. Then read or listen to books, audiobooks, eBooks, eAudiobooks or complete reading activities for a chance to win prizes!

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