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  • 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

  • Children under the age of five may vote for their favorite picture book from the following list for Indiana Early Literacy Firefly Award. Voting runs through May 10, 2015 and ballots are available in the Children's Department. To vote, each child circles their favorite book on the ballot and then ...

    By Staci T.

  • Calling all Gamers! Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join us for Teen Video Game Night on Thursday, May 7 at 6:00 pm in the Cardinal Room. We'll have the Xbox and Nintendo Wii ready to go and you'll have a choice of games for some friendly competition. See you there!

    By Leanne B.

  • Hero Con Schedule

    May 2015 04

    If you like Marvel, Harry Potter, or The Hunger Games; if you loved Comic Con or Gen Con; or if you're geeking out about the fact that today is May the Fourth... prepare for further geeking! We're excited to announce Hero Con, a FREE all-ages convention to kick off our hero-themed Summer Reading Program ...

    By Liz O.

  • 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.