Top 9 Greatest Hats in Literature

Top 9 Greatest Hats in Literature

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Happy National Hat Day! Yes, this is a real, federally recognized holiday, and to celebrate the world’s oldest head covering (fun fact: the first known pictorial depiction of a hat is a straw hat on a tomb in Egypt dated around 3500 BCE) I’ve compiled a list of the greatest hats in literary history.   9. the cat in the hat I think all of you knew this anthropomorphic feline was going to make an appearance. Making his debut appearance in The Cat in the Hat in 1957, he quickly rose to stardom as one of the most iconic characters in all …

Escape The Pumpkin Spice With These Hulu & Netflix Releases

Escape The Pumpkin Spice With These Hulu & Netflix Releases

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With September comes cold sweater weather. If you find yourself missing Summer already, blast the heat and bingewatch some Netflix and Hulu in your bikini!   For September we are including Hulu releases as well as Netflix. We have to be inclusive after all!   We’ve put every new release into categories and included the Netflix and Hulu release dates to boot! Click on the titles or where it says “book” or “novel” to either the watch film/show trailer or to purchase the original book.     Fantasy Image via Giphy   The Lord Of The Rings: The Two Towers …

New Program Gifts Books to Newborns

New Program Gifts Books to Newborns

It’s never too early or too late to discover the joy of reading. The Pratt Public Library and Pratt Regional Medical Center have come together to create a “Books for Babies” program that gifts books to newborns, hoping to spark the joy of reading early.   image via pratt tribune The Medical Center already gives out gift baskets for new moms and newborns to take home, and thanks to the Pratt Public Library a Curious George book will be added. Library director, Eric Killough, got the idea from his wife living in Canada. A library in Toronto had a similar idea, …