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Braswell Memorial Public Library


  1. Designated Daughters – Margaret Maron
  2. Run Before the Wind – Stuart Woods
  3. Mean Streak – Sandra Brown
  4. The 6th Extinction – James Rollins
  5. Clam Wake – Mary Daheim


  1. The Bill of the Century: The Epic Battle for the Civil Rights Act – Clay Risen
  2. The Body Book: The Law of Hunger, the Science of Strength, and Other Ways to Love Your Amazing Body – Cameron Diaz
  3. Cool Nail Art: 30 Step-by-Step Designs to Rock Your Fingers and Toes – Hannah Lee
  4. I Didn’t Come Here to Make Friends: Confessions of a Reality Show Villain – Courtney Robertson
  5. I Heard My Country Calling – James Webb

Putting a book on hold

1. From the card catalog, search for and select the item to be placed on hold.

2. Click on blue rectangle labeled hold request toward upper right part of screen.

3. Sign in to your account

4. Finally, click on submit request

Please make sure to keep a current email address or phone number on record with the library so you can be notified when your hold arrives.


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The library graciously accepts donations of books, DVDs, and other materials. Donated materials may be added to the collection, resold to generate income for the library, or given by the library to other organizations. As a last resort donated materials which can’t be reused or resold may be discarded by the library.

Donated materials must be in reasonably good condition (not torn, wet, moldy, smelly, dirty, infested with vermin, etc.). The library does not accept donated magazines, textbooks, encyclopedias, or homemade videos or audios. Donations of other items (computers, furniture, artworks, items of historical interest, etc.) will be considered on a case by case basis by library management. Generally computers must be less than two years old to be considered.

Donated items must be brought to the library. Patrons needing assistance in unloading donated items, or with large numbers of items, should call the library in advance to make arrangements.
The value of donated materials may be tax deductible. Please consult your tax advisor for information. If requested, the library will provide a receipt for donated materials showing a general description and count however the library cannot provide a value for donations.

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