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  • 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.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Even Dogs in the Wild by Ian Rankin Detective Inspector Siobhan Clarke is feeling the heat. She's investigating the death of a senior government prosecutor, David Minton, who has friends in high ...

    By Cristella

  • January is National Skating Month! Celebrate with one of these books about figure skating, ice hockey, and roller derby. Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Being Sloane Jacobs by Lauren Morill Meet Sloane Emily Jacobs: a seriously stressed-out figure skater who choked during ...

    By Liz O.

  • From integration to the ongoing #BlackLivesMatter movement, these stories depict the struggles and triumphs of the civil rights movement. Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. March: Book One by John Lewis and Andrew Aydin, illustrated by Nate Powell Congressman John Lewis (GA-5) ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. City of Thorns: Nine Lives in the World's Largest Refugee Camp by Ben Rawlence Situated hundreds of miles from any other settlement, deep within the inhospitable desert of northern Kenya where ...

    By Cristella

  • Lin-Manuel Miranda won one of the 2015 MacArthur Genius Awards for Hamilton, a production that employs urban music and a diverse cast to tell the story of Alexander Hamilton, his involvement with the American Revolution and the early republic, and his rivalry with Aaron Burr. If, like this librarian, ...

    By Liz O.