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  • If you like young adult novels, check out one of these finalists for the Young Adult Library Services Association's William C. Morris YA Debut Award. All of these authors published their first YA novel in 2014. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. The Carnival at Bray by Jessie ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, December 8 at 6:00pm as we discuss John Green's The Fault in Our Stars. Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Expendables 3 (Rated PG-13) Barney Ross (Sylvester Stallone) and his band of aging mercenaries recruit a younger crew to battle the one man capable of exterminating the Expendables in this sequel ...

    By Cristella

  • APL will host the Indiana Blood Center Bloodmobile for a community blood drive on Friday, December 5 from 10:00am to 12:00pm. The donation process takes less than an hour, and it is recommended that donors have a light snack before arriving. Most people are eligible to donate; there are very few causes ...

    By Liz O.

  • Looking for your next great read? We're showcasing our favorite new and upcoming titles at MUGS Coffee & Tea, 3627 Nichol Avenue, this Thursday, December 4 at 6:00pm. We'll talk about books from every genre, from mysteries to science fiction to biographies, so you're sure to find something you'll ...

    By Liz O.

  • If you need a break from the madness of Cyber Monday, check out one of these books about families and friendships. These stories remind us of the true meaning of the holiday season. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford In ...

    By Liz O.