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Book Buzz – April.

‘A Wanted Man’, by Lee Child (A Jack Reacher Novel) – discussed by Bideford Library Readers’ Group. This is one of the twenty or so novels by Lee Child featuring Jack Reacher, ex US military cop, drifter of no fixed … Continue reading

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Bideford’s Newfoundland links & the Chope Collection.

Devon has strong historic links with the Canadian Province of Newfoundland dating back to the 16th Century, when boats from local ports sailed to the waters of Newfoundland to fish for cod. Initially men left Devon in April and returned … Continue reading

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‘The Book of Hartland’.

While Bideford Library has marched boldly into the 21st Century with its Wi-Fi and e-book service, we shouldn’t forget the wealth of historical material also kept here. We have a wonderful set of old photographs and also an impressive collection … Continue reading

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