A library in Oklahoma received a copy of Molly Course’s novel after 46 years. The book was slightly damaged when it was returned. Originally, the copy was supposed to be returned to the library on the 8th of September 1976.
Book returned to Oklahoma library
As per reports, the photos of the novel were shared on several social media handles and were captioned, “Thank you to whoever returned this copy of Annie Annie to us! According to the inside pocket, this novel was due back to the Library on the 8th of September 1976. Only 46 years overdue!”
The library also stated that since the copy was borrowed way before the time of invention of computers, no could tell who actually borrowed the book.
Many netizens shared their views and responded to the post. Few commented, “we have some oldies with cards still in them. They were given away by schools at one point. I hope that was the case here. So neat to see things people hold on to.”