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  • Want to escape the winter weather? Check out these books that take place in completely different worlds! Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. Red Rising by Pierce Brown Darrow is a Red, a member of the lowest caste in the color-coded society of the future. Like his fellow ...

    By Liz O.

  • If school is closed but the library is open, stop in for fun and surprises. Come and go! For children ages 6-12. Questions regarding APL’s children’s programming? Call Children’s Services at 641-2448 or email childrens@andersonlibrary.net.

    By Matthew

  • Cardholders can now check out an unlimited number of digital magazines through our new service, Flipster. Flipster features popular magazines Consumer Reports, Entertainment Weekly, US Weekly, Time, mental_floss, and more. Read the latest issues in full color on your computer or mobile device. Browse ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join us Friday, December 12 and Saturday, December 13 from 12:00pm to 4:30pm for the Seventh Annual Local Authors Fair and Book Signing. Visit the third floor landing to chat with Indiana authors and discover new Hoosier voices. Authors participating in both days of the fair are Toni Cantrell, Kate ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Austin City Limits Celebrates 40 Years (Not Rated) The landmark public television series Austin City Limits has presented the best in contemporary and classic music for four decades. ACL observed ...

    By Cristella

  • We now provide all cardholders access to Rosetta Stone's online language learning database. Choose from thirty languages, including Spanish, English as a second language, French, Japanese, and more. Rosetta Stone uses a Dynamic Immersion approach to teaching languages that uses images, text, sound, and ...

    By Liz O.