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  • In honor of Irish-American Heritage Month, here are some stories that take place in Ireland or focus on Irish-American families. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. We Are Not Ourselves by Matthew Thomas Born in 1941, Eileen Tumulty is raised by her Irish immigrant parents in ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Beyond the Lights (Rated PG-13) Romance ignites between a troubled young singer on the cusp of stardom, and a handsome young cop with political ambitions in this drama about the power of walking your ...

    By Cristella

  • In honor of Pi Day on Saturday (3.14), here are some books to celebrate Einstein's birthday. Read about the man while enjoying a slice of tasty pie in his honor! Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. Einstein: The Life of a Genius by Walter Isaacson From his remarkable theory ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World by Bruce Schneier Your cell phone provider tracks your location and knows who’s with you. Your online and ...

    By Cristella

  • Do you have a favorite author who was born in Indiana or has lived here for at least five years? If so, nominate him or her for the Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award by March 20. Below are five books by locals -- all of these authors have visited or will visit APL in the near future. ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Big Hero 6 (Rated PG) When a criminal plot threatens the hi-tech metropolis of San Fransokyo, brilliant young robotics whiz Hiro Hamada (voice of Ryan Potter) leaps into action with his tech-savvy ...

    By Cristella