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  • Connect with other business leaders and learn about social media trends at this month's Anderson Digital Media Circle meeting. The group will meet from 8:00am to 10:00am on Thursday, May 28, in the Chief Anderson Room. This month's topic is make it mobile. Your customers are using mobile devices to ...

    By Liz O.

  • May is Get Caught Reading Month, and we're showcasing some of the books we've been caught reading lately. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. So You've Been Publicly Shamed by Jon Ronson For the past three years, Jon Ronson has travelled the world meeting recipients of ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Early Warning: A Novel by Jane Smiley Early Warning opens in 1953 with the Langdon family at a crossroads. Their stalwart patriarch, Walter, who with his wife, Rosanna, sustained their farm for ...

    By Cristella

  • In honor of May the Fourth, here are five space operas -- some classics, some newer, and one parody. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. Leviathan Wakes by James S.A. Corey Humanity has colonized the solar system — Mars, the Moon, the Asteroid Belt and beyond — ...

    By Liz O.

  • Earlier this year, we put out a call for submissions for poems that represent the spirit of Madison County to be considered for publication in a Birthday Book to be published at the end of the year in honor of Indiana's Bicentennial. You responded with a wealth of excellent poems, and our panel of ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Ashley's War: The Untold Story of a Team of Women Soldiers on the Special Ops Battlefield by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon In 2010, the U.S. Army Special Operations Command created Cultural Support Teams, ...

    By Cristella