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  • Celebrate Anderson’s rich heritage of manufacturing and pop culture history with Arcadia Publishing’s Images of America. Local author David Humphrey has put together a collection of twentieth-century pictures of Anderson which he will be signing and selling in the Indiana Room on Saturday, ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage is the long-awaited new novel—a book that sold more than a million ...

    By Cristella

  • The Beatles are coming to APL on Monday, August 25 at 6:00pm! Explore the music of The Beatles in this presentation spanning the full 1960's, beginning with the band's seminal visits to Hamburg, through the Beatlemania years, and concluding with Abbey Road. Hear music clips and excerpts from interviews ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Bad Feminist: Essays by Roxane Gay “Pink is my favorite color. I used to say my favorite color was black to be cool, but it is pink—all shades of pink. If I have an accessory, it is ...

    By Cristella

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, August 4 at 6:00pm as we discuss Rebecca Skloot's The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells—taken ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness After traveling through time in Shadow of Night, the second book in Deborah Harkness’s enchanting series, historian and witch Diana Bishop and vampire ...

    By Cristella