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Staff Picks: The Roosevelts

Open “The bully pulpit : Theodore Roosevelt, William How…” in catalog The bully pulpit : Theodore Roosevelt, William How… Open “Eleanor and Franklin : the story of their relation…” in catalog Eleanor and Franklin : the story of their relation… Open “FDR” in catalog FDR Open “Guest of honor : Booker T. Washington, Theodore Ro…” in catalog Guest of honor : Booker T. Washington, Theodore Ro… Open “Mornings on horseback : the story of an extraordin…” in catalog Mornings on horseback : the story of an extraordin… Open “THE ROOSEVELTS : an intimate history” in catalog THE ROOSEVELTS : an intimate history
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HUSH Podcast

HUSH Library Podcast #63 – Confessions of a Smut Reader

In this episode, Stephanie Hall recommends romance fiction. Do you prefer stories about bossy boys, professional athletes, billionaires or just regular folks finding love?

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Sign Up for the Local Author Fair

Calling all area authors! Sign up for your library’s Local Author Fair with our new online form, then start spreading the word about this fantastic event.

Seven Wonders

The Action Packed Adventure, Seven Wonders

Jeremy Grady was not supposed to be in the restricted research area at MIT, but he needed the equipment for his own research, and just as the data was coming together Jeremy was killed.

Ursula Le Guin with Selected Titles

Ursula K. Le Guin–Transformative Fiction

Ursula K. Le Guin has been publishing boundary-breaking fiction for more than 40 years. Her work challenges our thinking on race, gender, culture, and society–and transports us to new worlds and adventures.

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Six Degrees Challenge

When a certain theme in a book makes your eyes light up with joy, there’s nothing better than to follow that theme to another book that will expand upon that same concept. One way of doing this is to take the idea of “six degrees of separation” and apply it to books by noting the connections […]

The Ways of the Dead

Power and Murder in The Ways of the Dead

A teenage girl is murdered in Washington D.C. but this is no ordinary case because she was the daughter of an important judge who is considered to be the next Supreme Court judge. The killing makes national news and puts newspaper reporter Sully Carter on the case.


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