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  • If you're in the mood for a literary snack, these books all feature a tasty treat in some way. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake by Aimee Bender On the eve of her ninth birthday, unassuming Rose Edelstein, a girl at the periphery of ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Armada by Ernest Cline Zack Lightman has spent his life dreaming. Dreaming that the real world could be a little more like the countless science-fiction books, movies, and videogames he’s spent ...

    By Cristella

  • Celebrate National Grilling Month with one of these great grilling guides. And don't forget to sign up for our Summer Reading Program, which runs through July 24! Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. BBQ Bash: The Be-All, End-All Party Guide, from Barefoot to Black Tie by Karen ...

    By Liz O.

  • Every hero has a story, and we've come up with weekly activities to help you tell yours this summer. Whether you're doing these alone or with your friends or family, we hope you find something that lets you showcase your talents, acquire new ones, and create fun memories to share. If there's an activity ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life by William Finnegan Barbarian Days is William Finnegan’s memoir of an obsession, a complex enchantment. Surfing only looks like a sport. To initiates, it is ...

    By Cristella

  • Harper Lee's Go Set a Watchman comes out today, and we're celebrating with a discussion of her classic To Kill a Mockingbird. Adults and teens are invited to join the conversation this Thursday, July 16 at 6:00pm in the Cardinal Room. "Shoot all the bluejays you want, if you can hit 'em, but remember ...

    By Liz O.