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  • For everyone out there participating in NaNoWriMo, here are five character exercises to help you break through writer's block and add momentum to your writing. 1. The worst possible thing What is the worst possible thing that could happen to your main character? Write that scene. Now, how can you make ...

    By Liz O.

  • All ages are invited to APL's sixth annual International Games Day events! Join us on the third floor of the Main Library this Saturday, November 15 between 1:00pm and 4:00pm for a variety of fun and games! Staff from The Danger Room (833 E. 53rd St., Anderson) will be on the third floor landing ...

    By Danielle A.

  • In honor of Veteran's Day tomorrow, we've compiled a list of great books about soldiers and war. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr The paths of a blind French girl and a German radio operator collide in occupied France as both ...

    By Liz O.

  • The history of Westeros is revealed in George R. R. Martin's new release The World of Ice and Fire. See what else is new in fiction this week!

    By Cristella

  • In honor of National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), here are five great books about writers and writing. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. The Paris Wife by Paula McLain Chicago, 1920: Hadley Richardson is a quiet twenty-eight-year-old who has all but given up on love and ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, November 3 at 6:00pm as we discuss Paula McLain's The Paris Wife. A deeply evocative story of ambition and betrayal, The Paris Wife captures the love affair between two unforgettable people: Ernest Hemingway and his wife Hadley. Chicago, 1920: Hadley Richardson is ...

    By Liz O.