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  • Celebrate International Women's Friendship Month with one of these books that feature female friendships. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See In nineteenth-century China, in a remote Hunan county, a girl named Lily, at the tender ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join us to watch the best of the worst! Enjoy free popcorn and refreshments while you riff on some spectacularly bad films on our B-Movie Mondays, starting October 5. All films will begin at 6:00pm in the Cardinal Room on the third floor of the Main Library. October 5 - Plan 9 from Outer Space (Unrated, ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Age of Adaline (Rated PG-13) Adaline (Blake Lively) has kept to herself for decades in order to keep secret the fact that she has remained 29-years-old for nearly a century. However, when she ...

    By Cristella

  • Celebrate National Library Card Sign-Up Month with one of these books that are about or take place in libraries. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. The Body in the Library by Agatha Christie A young, blond woman is found dead on the floor of Colonel and Mrs. Bantry’s ...

    By Liz O.

  • APL has created a new database called Madison County Obituaries in Indiana Newspapers, thanks to the efforts of Indiana Room Librarian Beth Oljace. She copied over 750 obituaries and death notices over a period of many years, as she searched Indiana newspapers for Anderson and Madison County deaths. The ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Banksy Does New York (Not Rated) On Oct. 1, 2013, the elusive British street artist known as Banksy launched a self-proclaimed month-long residency in New York City, posting one unique exhibit a ...

    By Cristella