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  • Normandi Ellis, award-winning author of ten books and certified applied poetry facilitator, will present "Things I've Yet to Say: An Introduction to Memoir Writing" on Thursday, March 6 at 6:00pm. Ms. Ellis will help writers find their voice and tell their stories in a manner that resonates with them, ...

    By Liz O.

  • Big Library Read

    Feb 2014 18

    February 17 - March 5 APL is taking part in the Big Library Read program! Library cardholders can borrow and enjoy the cooking eBook Keys to the Kitchen by Food Network star Aida Mollenkamp, starting February 17th and concluding the morning of March 5th by visiting http://idm.lib.overdrive.com. You can ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. All Joy and No Fun: The Paradox of Modern Parenthood by Jennifer Senior Thousands of books have examined the effects of parents on their children. In All Joy and No Fun, award-winning journalist ...

    By Cristella

  • The Civil Wars' recently released EP is now available to download or stream on Freegal! If you remembered that John Paul White and Joy Williams had announced they were taking a hiatus last year, the news of a new digital EP from The Civil Wars might make you scratch your head. But this cover of ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Annihilation (Book 1 of the Souther Read Trilogy) by Jeff Vandermeer Area X has been cut off from the rest of the continent for decades. Nature has reclaimed the last vestiges of human civilization. ...

    By Cristella

  • Looking for a date Valentine’s Day? Go on a blind date with a book, on display in the lobby at the Main Library all this week! Curl up alone with a new book, or share the fun with friends or that special someone. We’ve got everything from classic romances to science fiction to histories and ...

    By Liz O.