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  • Leap Day Reads

    Feb 2016 29

    Happy Leap Day! Celebrate the extra day with the latest book in these great series! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Stars Above by Marissa Meyer The universe of the Lunar Chronicles holds stories — and secrets — that are wondrous, vicious, and romantic. How did ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Better Living Through Criticism: How to Think About Art, Pleasure, Beauty, and Truth by A.O. Scott Few could explain, let alone seek out, a career in criticism. Yet what A.O. Scott shows in Better ...

    By Cristella

  • Get away for a while with one of these great travel narratives! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. The Great Railway Bazaar: By Train Through Asia by Paul Theroux First published more than thirty years ago, Paul Theroux's strange, unique, and hugely entertaining railway odyssey ...

    By Liz O.

  • Celebrate President's Day with one of these presidential biographies. Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Washington: A Life by Ron Chernow In Washington: A Life celebrated biographer Ron Chernow provides a richly nuanced portrait of the father of our nation. With a breadth and ...

    By Liz O.

  • Looking for a Valentine's read? Try one of these books about star-crossed lovers. Or, if you don't see what you like here, ask a librarian for suggestions! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman It's a night like any other on board the Icarus. ...

    By Liz O.

  • Celebrate Black History Month with one of the Coretta Scott King Award and Honor winners. The Coretta Scott King Award is given to exceptional African American authors and illustrators. Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Gone Crazy in Alabama by Rita Williams-Garcia Newbery ...

    By Liz O.