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February 6, 2014
Jordan Metzger, right, looks at a book with his sons Koen, 7, center, and Liam, 5, during the Doughnuts with Dad event Wednesday morning at Longfellow Elementary School in Mitchell. Longfellow had doughnuts for students and their dads as part of the Scholastic Book Fair this week at the school. The school raised $2,800 during last year’s book fair for the library, according to school librarian Nikki Beukelman. (Sean Ryan/The Daily Republic)
PHOTO: Doughtnuts with Dad book fair
February 6, 2014 - 7:53am
February 5, 2014
New books available at Mitchell Public Library
February 5, 2014 - 12:51am
January 26, 2014
“Winter Sky” takes a serious look at the life of 11-year-old Siria. (Submitted photo)
BOOK: Siria follows the sirens in serious tale
January 26, 2014 - 10:46pm
January 20, 2014
Book tells true story of how dolphins survived Hurricane Katrina. (Submitted photo)
BOOK: True story of eight dolphins’ survival told in disjointed but moving book
January 20, 2014 - 11:40am
January 5, 2014
“The Invisible Boy” is about a boy named Brian, who doesn’t take up much space.
BOOKS: Boy's life becomes more colorful as he makes friends
January 5, 2014 - 10:26pm
December 29, 2013
“The League” tells the story of 14-year-old Wyatt Parker overcoming his fears of bullies through a hidden, unsupervised football team. (Photo courtesy of Jean Patrick)
BOOKS: The League of Pain pits Idiots versus Morons
December 29, 2013 - 1:40pm
December 25, 2013
Thune adviser writes book on the Midwest
December 25, 2013 - 11:01pm
December 16, 2013
“The Dragon at the North Pole” tells of the adventures of Emmy’s first Christmas. (Submitted photo)
BOOK: St. Nick the ... dragon slayer?
December 16, 2013 - 2:18pm
December 10, 2013
'A Ranchwife's Slant' takes a humorous look at life among the cows.
Daily Republic columnist Amy Kirk publishes 'A Ranchwife's Slant' book
December 10, 2013 - 9:58pm
December 9, 2013
Ava and Santa exchange letters in “My Pen Pal, Santa.” (Submitted photo)
BOOKS: Dear Santa: Can we be friends?
December 9, 2013 - 11:17am
November 25, 2013
“The Girl Who Wouldn’t Brush Her Hair” is a cautionary tale against parents squashing their children’s individuality. (Submitted photo)
BOOKS: A girl who refuses to brush her hair soon gets 'a petting zoo on her head'
November 25, 2013 - 4:09pm
November 21, 2013
Bernard Kayser, of Alexandria, hands out a copy of a Korean War book that was published in cooperation with the South Korean government to say thanks to U.S. soldiers who served in the Korean War. Local veterans picked up the books Thursday at Twin City Fan in Mitchell. (Sean Ryan/Republic)
Korean War vets honored in book by Korean government
November 21, 2013 - 8:02pm
November 18, 2013
“Anne Frank’s Chesnut Tree” is an easy reader about the life of one of the most well-known Holocaust victims. (Submitted photo)
BOOKS: Short book about Anne Frank packs a powerful punch
November 18, 2013 - 7:47pm
In this Feb. 4, 2011, file photo, Heather Stephenson, a librarian at the Siouxland Library main branch, demonstrates how to download a book from onto an e-reader. (AP file photo)
Libraries’ embrace of e-books is growing
November 18, 2013 - 4:33pm
November 11, 2013
The popular dog returns in this sequel to the bestselling, “Dog Loves Books.” (Submitted photo)
BOOKS: Dog returns, and this time he’s counting
November 11, 2013 - 1:07pm