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Author: Doug OhmanWill WeaverPete HautmanJohn CoyNancy L CarlsonAll authors
Publisher: St. Paul, MN : Minnesota Historical Society Press, [2011], ©2011.
Series: Minnesota byways
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Celebrates Minnesota library architecture and the joy of reading these iconic buildings have inspired in Minnesotans, present and past. Features over 120 interior and exterior photographs of libraries, from a renovated liquor store to Carnegie libraries to the newest and most wired of information centers. Also features essays from 7 of Minnesota's best-known writers for children and young adults, testifying to the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Minnesota
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Doug Ohman; Will Weaver; Pete Hautman; John Coy; Nancy L Carlson; Marsha Wilson Chall; David LaRochelle; Kao Kalia Yang
ISBN: 9780873518246 0873518241
OCLC Number: 678923619
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 128 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Library revolution / Will Weaver --
"Not much of a reader" / Pete Hautman --
Inextricably connected / John Coy --
Summer reading / Nancy Carlson --
Borrowed time / Marsha Wilson Chall --
Summer of the giant tarantulas / David LaRochelle --
Invisible stories / Kao Kalia Yang.
Series Title: Minnesota byways
Responsibility: photography by Doug Ohman ; text by Will Weaver, Pete Hautman, John Coy, Nancy Carlson, Marsha Wilson Chall, David LaRochelle, and Kao Kalia Yang.

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Celebrates Minnesota library architecture and the joy of reading these iconic buildings have inspired in Minnesotans, present and past. Features over 120 interior and exterior photographs of libraries, from a renovated liquor store to Carnegie libraries to the newest and most wired of information centers. Also features essays from 7 of Minnesota's best-known writers for children and young adults, testifying to the special significance libraries played in their lives.

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