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Public Libraries' Summer Reading Program book review winners, week six

From the Mendenhall Valley LibrarySven Rasmussen, age 9, won a gift certificate to the Amazing Bookstore and a toy from the Imagination Station. He read "Jupiter" by Simon Seymour. He wrote, "One fascinating part of this book...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-07-20/public-libraries-summer-reading-pro
Neighbors
Donna Jean Denton

...fishing, gardening, and reading. In 1989, Donna was one of three women who started the Friends of the Library Amazing Bookstore and for twenty-five years she scheduled the more than seventy volunteers who keep the bookstore operating, while...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171595488
Empire Editorial: Read. Write. Research. Reconnect.

...what's available at our local libraries.We also cannot forget about the Friends of the Juneau Public Libraries Amazing Bookstore, a place were donated books of all types and genres are on sale for only a $1 (or less).Simply put, literacy...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-05-30/empire-editorial-read-write-research-
Opinion
Assembly receives $1M from library 'friends'

...nickel, a dime, a quarter and a dollar it takes?"He said the group made the donation possible by staffing its Amazing Bookstore with 70 volunteers per week, some of which have been working in the store for 30 years.The donation is part of...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-03-18/assembly-receives-1m-library-friends
Local

...will stay in Alaska. A memorial service will be held at a later date. The family asks that a donation be made in memory of Mezger to the Friends of the Library - Mezger was an avid reader and volunteer at The Amazing Bookstore in Juneau.

http://juneauempire.com/death-notices/2014-02-13
Death Notices
Longtime volunteer honored by Assembly

...desk at the book store. The Amazing Bookstore spun off from semi-annual...Mayor Merrill Sanford, The Amazing Bookstore and, through their hard work...libraries. The group operates "The Amazing Bookstore" in the Airport Shopping Center...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-12-17/longtime-volunteer-honored-assembly
Local | Neighbors
Bookmark contest winners announced

...mentions for each grade level or category, preschool through high school. Children received gift certificates from The Amazing Bookstore and Hearthside Books. Juneau Public Libraries chose at random three designs covering the range of ages to present...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-11-17/bookmark-contest-winners-announced
Neighbors
Confessions of a chronic pile maker

...hearts and homes, and I'm officially declaring my liberation from my stuff. One of the best things about The Amazing Bookstore in the Valley for the bibliophile is the ability to pass on your towering book piles to new homes with impunity...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-12-15/confessions-chronic-pile-maker
Neighbors
Final week of book review prizes awarded

...elephant yelling.Raeleigh, 3, Friends of the Library Amazing Bookstore gift certificate"Sally Goes to the Vet" by Stephen...entries)Martha Dwyer, 8, Friends of the Library Amazing Bookstore gift certificate "Mountain Goats" by Laura PrattOne...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-09-01/final-week-book-review-prizes-award
Neighbors
Library's new store offers more space

...volunteers at the Friends of the Juneau Public Library Amazing Bookstore are sure of this. ``We have very loyal customers...125 -- the highest price yet. Funds raised by the Amazing Bookstore go to library expenses, often items or programs...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071800/Loc_library.html
Local

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