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What YA’ Reading: Strong Female Leads

Read reviews of three young adult books with main characters who carry or drop the story.

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HUSH Podcast #116 – Midwestern Reads

Thomas Fox Averill shares recommendations for novels, memoirs and poetry set in Kansas and throughout the Midwest.

New! More Book Sales in 2018

Shop the Friends of the Library used book & media sales at the library quarterly this year! First sale is Jan 19-21.


Explore the recent cinematic explosion of Sherlock variations.

3 Albums: The End is The Beginning Again

Glance back at 3 albums that pull the last bit of good from 2017 as we venture into the new year.

Mostly Fearless Women

Join several very different women on their quests to save families, themselves or the world. These books will keep you guessing.