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  • Once upon a time Mounds State Park was known for more than just its famed mounds.  Its former caves had their own legends and stirred interest in people from all over.

    By Bill

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Apollo 8: The Thrilling Story of the First Mission to the Moon by Jeffrey Kluger In August 1968, NASA made a bold decision: in just sixteen weeks, the United States would launch humankind’s ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. A Dog's Purpose (Rated PG) Lasse Hallström (The Hundred-Foot Journey) directed this adaptation of the best-selling novel of the same name by W. Bruce Cameron, which follows a dog (voiced by ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. American Kingpin: The Epic Hunt for the Criminal Mastermind Behind the Silk Road by Nick Bilton In 2011, a twenty-six-year-old libertarian programmer named Ross Ulbricht launched the ultimate free ...

    By Cristella

  • New Tabletop Games

    May 2017 04

    Here's a sampling of our new tabletop game arrivals (May 2017). Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Or, browse our entire tabletop game collection. Happy Salmon Ages 6+ | 3-6 players | 5 min Happy Salmon is a simple, ultra-fast, very silly card game. There are no turns. Players ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Anything Is Possible by Elizabeth Strout Recalling Olive Kitteridge in its richness, structure, and complexity, Anything Is Possible explores the whole range of human emotion through the intimate ...

    By Cristella