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The Parrott Magazine

The Parrott was a quarterly zine from the library. Written, edited and designed by library staff, The Parrott featured book reviews, interviews, and more. Readers could get an inside look at their library and their community.

The library no longer publishes The Parrott, but you can read all the archived issues below!

The Parrott Winter 2017

What you'll find inside this issue:

  • Cover Artist Interview with Patrick Healey
  • Views of PPL art show
  • Interview with the Director
  • Review of The Girl with all the Gifts
  • and more...

The Parrott Summer 2016

What you'll find inside this issue:

  • Practical Magic: 3D Printing
  • Interview with local inventor Sam Asano
  • Review of The Invention of Nature
  • Heather DJs your summer experience
  • and more...

The Parrott Spring 2016

What you'll find inside this issue:

  • Interview with cover artist Sam Paolini
  • Barb's list of awesome books to gift for holidays, birthdays, and more
  • Interview with former City Council member Stefany
  • Speculative Film review of What if...
  • and more...

The Parrott Winter 2015

What you'll find inside this issue:

  • Review of Modern Romance
  • Remembering Pat Palmer
  • Interview with filmmaker Michael Rodriguez Torrent
  • Short stories for winter
  • and more...

The Parrott Autumn 2015

What you'll find inside this issue:

  • Cover model interview with Tana Sirois
  • Research Tips from Richard
  • Interview with Knate Higgins
  • Jessica shares with us the story of Lyman D. Spalding
  • and more...

The Parrott Summer 2015

What you'll find inside this issue:

  • A note from the Assistant Director
  • Review of Americanah
  • Heather reminisces about mix tapes and shares a playlist
  • Help Special Collections identify the graduates of PHS class of 1929
  • and more...