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Staff Picks: Good Things: Small Packages

Open “Fantasy gone wrong” in catalog Fantasy gone wrong Open “Holiday kisses” in catalog Holiday kisses Open “Mexico : a traveler's literary companion” in catalog Mexico : a traveler's literary companion Open “Mystery Writers of America presents vengeance” in catalog Mystery Writers of America presents vengeance Open “Songs of love & death : all-original tales of star…” in catalog Songs of love & death : all-original tales of star… Open “A study in Sherlock : stories inspired by the Holm…” in catalog A study in Sherlock : stories inspired by the Holm…
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Bean There, Read That: The Chaperone

Pick up a copy of The Chaperone  by Laura Moriarty for the Tuesday December 16, 2014 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! A novel about the friendship between an adolescent, pre-movie-star Louise Brooks, and the 36-year-old woman who chaperones her to New York City for a summer, […]

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Great Writers, Right Here

Meet over 80 authors Dec. 6, 1-5 pm. Add signed work to your own collection, or pick out fantastic gifts for everyone on your list.

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Meet Alex Grecian, Right Here

Meet Alex Grecian at your library on December 6, from 1-5 pm! I asked Grecian about his future writing plans, and he was kind enough to share. Read on for the scoop.


Nonfiction, Right Here

LEGO, Ancient Languages and Taekwon-do Are you an adult? Are you a fan? A fan of, you know, anything that would warrant the explanation of “adult” before it? Perhaps you are  an adult fan of playdough, or of Sesame Street. Generally this suggests that this activity is something that should have been given up before […]

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Meet 30 Novelists, Right Here

Get your fiction fix at our library Dec 6, from 1-5 pm, when over 60 authors from the region will pack our library auditorium. Meet more than 30 authors of novels and short stories!

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A hockey star’s life and tragic death

Opponents feared and fans cheered The Boogeyman, but fighting would be his downfall.


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