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  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Commonwealth by Ann Patchett A LibraryReads pick for September 2016. The acclaimed, bestselling author—winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award and the Orange Prize—tells the enthralling story of ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Between Breaths: A Memoir of Panic and Addiction by Elizabeth Vargas From the moment she uttered the brave and honest words, "I am an alcoholic," to interviewer George Stephanopoulos, Elizabeth ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Fortunes by Peter Ho Davies Sly, funny, intelligent, and artfully structured, The Fortunes recasts American history through the lives of Chinese Americans and reimagines the multigenerational ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy by Heather Ann Thompson On September 9, 1971, nearly 1,300 prisoners took over the Attica Correctional Facility in upstate New ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Angry Birds Movie (Rated PG) This animated adaptation of the hugely popular video-game series follows three avian friends as they put their anger to good use by fighting back against a hostile ...

    By Cristella

  • Was your favorite book nominated for this year's Teens' Top Ten? Check out the nominees, selected by teen readers throughout the country, and vote for your favorites through October 15. Tell us you voted by tweeting us @andersonlibrary or tagging us @andersonpubliclibrary in a picture of your favorite ...

    By Liz O.