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  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Florence Foster Jenkins (Rated PG-13) Set in 1940s New York, Florence Foster Jenkins is the true story of the legendary New York heiress and socialite (Meryl Streep) who obsessively pursued her dream ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Against Empathy: The Case for Rational Compassion by Paul Bloom We often think of our capacity to experience the suffering of others as the ultimate source of goodness. Many of our wisest ...

    By Cristella

  • Verna Whitworth Some of my fondest memories from elementary school are of of the times that Verna came to visit our school. We all went to the gymnasium and sang along while Verna played the piano. One of my favorite songs from her school visits was “I’m Bringing Home a Baby Bumble Bee, ...

    By Vickie P.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Bad Moms (Rated R) Three overstressed, overworked mothers (Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, and Kathryn Hahn) decide to blow off their responsibilities and have some fun, but their wild ways cause them to ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah Trevor Noah’s unlikely path from apartheid South Africa to the desk of The Daily Show began with a criminal act: his ...

    By Cristella

  • From 1930 to 2004, the State Theater, provided entertainment in downtown Anderson.  Innovative when it first opened, it went through numerous changes in both the movie industry and American society.

    By Bill