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  • APL has plenty of books to help you plan your family's holiday celebrations. These are just a few of our books with recipes and tips for forming your own traditions for Thanksgiving. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. How to Cook a Turkey: And All the Other Trimmings by Fine ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The English and Their History by Robert Tombs The English have come a long way from those first precarious days of invasion and conquest, with many spectacular changes of fortune. Their political, ...

    By Cristella

  • Celebrate National Adoption Month with one of these stories featuring characters who are adopted. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. Greenglass House by Kate Milford It’s wintertime at Greenglass House. The creaky smuggler’s inn is always quiet during this ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Avenue of Mysteries by John Irving In Avenue of Mysteries, Juan Diego—a fourteen-year-old boy, who was born and grew up in Mexico—has a thirteen-year-old sister. Her name is Lupe, and she ...

    By Cristella

  • November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), when writers of all ages and skill levels challenge themselves to write a novel in thirty days. If you're looking for inspiration, look no further than these books that started out as NaNoWriMo projects. And come write in at the library -- we'll have ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Batkid Begins (Rated PG) Batkid Begins takes audiences back to November 15th, 2013 - the day San Francisco became Gotham City and an intense outpouring of spontaneous support reverberated around ...

    By Cristella