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Take one, leave one

Take one, leave one

A Little Free Library is now part of the Deer Isle playground, thanks to the Chase Emerson Library Board, which installed the self-contained book borrowing box at the end of September as a wonderful free way to exchange books, board member Lucy VanderMel said. Part of a worldwide book-sharing organization, the Deer Isle free library joins two others on the Peninsula, at 12 Kingdom Road in Blue Hill and at 653 Reach Road in Sargentville. To check out more locations from Southwest Harbor to Dedham and beyond, visit

Photo courtesy of Lucy VanderMel