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Staff Pick: Songs of Willow Frost

From Jamie Ford, the New York Times bestselling author of the beloved Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, comes a much-anticipated second novel. Set against the backdrop of Depression-era Seattle, Songs of Willow Frost is a powerful tale of two souls-a boy with dreams for his future and a woman escaping her... more »

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Johnston High School Yearbooks

The library's digital collection includes most yearbooks from 1928, when the yearbook was known as The Beaconite, to 2013.

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Iowa Children's Choice Awards The Iowa Children's Choice Award 1) encourages children to read more and better books; 2) provides an avenue for positive dialogue between teachers, parents, and children about books and authors; and 3) gives recognition to those who write books for children.