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Blanchard Public Library will be closed Friday, July 22nd, to complete maintenance projects. We plan to resume normal hours of operation on Saturday, July 23rd.

book jacket for the Hitchhiker's guide to the galaxyHitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

It's an ordinary Thursday lunchtime for Arthur Dent until his house gets demolished. The Earth follows shortly afterwards to make way for a new hyperspace bypass and his best friend has just announced that he's an alien. At this moment, they're hurtling through space with nothing but their towels and an innocuous-looking book inscribed with the big, friendly words: DON'T PANIC. The weekend has only just begun... Read a sample.