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  • APL is hosting Great Writers, Right Here, our eighth annual local authors showcase, on Saturday, December 12, 12:00pm to 4:30pm. In the next three weeks, we'll be highlighting books by participating authors and sharing some fun facts about them here on the blog. Stop by the showcase to meet these ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Bazaar of Bad Dreams by Stephen King Since his first collection, Nightshift, published thirty-five years ago, Stephen King has dazzled readers with his genius as a writer of short fiction. In ...

    By Cristella

  • 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