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  • Pi Day Cookbooks

    Mar 2016 14

    Happy Pi Day! Celebrate with a new recipe from one of these books with sweet and savory pies! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Magpie: Sweets and Savories from Philadelphia's Favorite Pie Boutique by Holly Ricardi Magpie Artisan Pie Boutique is a jewel in Philadelphia's ...

    By Liz O.

  • Bring your lunch to the Main Library and join us for an informal but informative presentation about nutrition and diet myths to celebrate National Nutrition Month. Attendees will be invited to ask questions and join in on the discussion, too! Free! No registration required. Tuesday, March 15 Noon - ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. All Things Cease to Appear by Elizabeth Brundage A LibraryReads pick for March 2016. Late one winter afternoon in upstate New York, George Clare comes home to find his wife killed and their ...

    By Cristella

  • Are you participating in Movie March Madness? Check out some of the books the movies are based on! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen Though he may not speak of them, the memories still dwell inside Jacob Jankowski's ninety-something-year-old ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Abundance: Narrative Essays Old and New by Annie Dillard A writer who never seems tired, who has never plodded her way through a page or sentence, Dillard can only be enjoyed by a wide-awake ...

    By Cristella

  • Leap Day Reads

    Feb 2016 29

    Happy Leap Day! Celebrate the extra day with the latest book in these great series! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Stars Above by Marissa Meyer The universe of the Lunar Chronicles holds stories — and secrets — that are wondrous, vicious, and romantic. How did ...

    By Liz O.