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  • Celebrate National Library Week (April 10-16, 2016) with one of these books about real and fictional libraries and librarians. Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save the World's Most Precious Manuscripts by Joshua Hammer To ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Concussion (Rated PG-13) Filmmaker Peter Landesman (Parkland) wrote and directed this sports-themed drama based on Jeanne Marie Laskas' GQ article "Game Brain," about the potentially horrific cost of ...

    By Cristella

  • Take your old photos from the attic to the web and help preserve Indiana's history by participating in our Scan-a-Thon on Saturday, June 11. Volunteers from the Madison County Historical Society and the Indiana Album Project, a grassroots group creating a database of Hoosier history, will be on hand to ...

    By Liz O.

  • Poetry Collections

    Apr 2016 04

    Celebrate National Poetry Month with one of these anthologies. Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Please Excuse This Poem: 100 New Poets for the Next Generation edited by Brian Fletcher Lauer and Lynn Melnick One hundred poems. One hundred voices. One hundred different points ...

    By Liz O.

  • A Grave Interest

    Apr 2016 01

    Cemeteries are full of unique art and architecture whose meaning is often lost on the average visitor. Join us in the Delaware Room on Tuesday, May 3 at 5:30pm for a presentation on the symbols found in cemeteries, their historical and cultural influences, and ways they can help you with your genealogy ...

    By Bill

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Bob's Burgers Burger Book: Real Recipes for Joke Burgers by the Writers of Bob's Burgers The Bob’s Burgers Burger Book gives hungry fans their best chance to eat one of Bob ...

    By Cristella