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Braswell Memorial Public Library


  1. Oleander Sisters - Elaine Hussey
  2. Hounded - David Rosenfelt
  3. Fast Track – Julie Garwood
  4. The Fortune Hunter - Daisy Goodwin
  5. Swan Point - Sherryl Woods


  1. Chasing Shadows:  the Nixon tapes, the Chennault affair, and the origins of Watergate - Ken Hughes
  2. Behind the Curtain: An Insider’s View of Jay Leno’s Tonight Show – Dave Berg
  3. Have a Nice Guilt Trip – Lisa Scottoline
  4. Hard Choices – Hillary Rodham Clinton
  5. How Not to be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking – Jordan Ellenberg

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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