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  • APL is an official Come Write In location for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) participants. Stop by to work on your novel and pick up a list of websites and books that will help you with your project. We also have a few scheduled NaNoWriMo events, including write-ins on November 2 and November ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Batkid Begins (Rated PG) Batkid Begins takes audiences back to November 15th, 2013 - the day San Francisco became Gotham City and an intense outpouring of spontaneous support reverberated around ...

    By Cristella

  • Join us to watch the best of the worst! Enjoy free popcorn and refreshments while you riff on some spectacularly bad films on our B-Movie Mondays. All films will begin at 6:00pm in the Cardinal Room on the third floor of the Main Library. November 2 - Masters of the Universe (1987) Dolph Lundgren ...

    By Danielle A.

  • November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), when writers of all ages and skill levels challenge themselves to write a novel in thirty days. If you're participating in NaNoWriMo, or just want to improve your creative writing skills, check out some of these guides. And come write in at the ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. All the Stars in the Heavens by Adriana Trigiani In this spectacular saga as radiant, thrilling, and beguiling as Hollywood itself, Adriana Trigiani takes us back to Tinsel Town's golden age—an ...

    By Cristella

  • October is Stop Bullying Month. A good way to stop bullying is to start talking about it. We think these books will help you get that conversation started. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. Butter by Erin Jade Lange A lonely obese boy everyone calls "Butter" is about to ...

    By Liz O.