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  • Poetry Collections

    Apr 2016 04

    Celebrate National Poetry Month with one of these anthologies. Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Please Excuse This Poem: 100 New Poets for the Next Generation edited by Brian Fletcher Lauer and Lynn Melnick One hundred poems. One hundred voices. One hundred different points ...

    By Liz O.

  • Check out some of these books with strong heroines! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. An Untamed State by Roxanne Gay Mireille Duval Jameson is living a fairy tale. The strong-willed youngest daughter of one of Haiti’s richest sons, she has an adoring husband, a ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Brooklyn (Rated PG-13) Brooklyn tells the profoundly moving story of Eilis Lacey (Saoirse Ronan), a young Irish immigrant navigating her way through 1950s Brooklyn. Lured by the promise of America, ...

    By Cristella

  • Check out some of these books that became popular movies! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo One summer’s day, ten-year-old India Opal Buloni goes down to the local supermarket for some groceries ― and comes home with a dog. ...

    By Liz O.

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Dimestore: A Writer's Life by Lee Smith A LibraryReads pick for March 2016. For the inimitable Lee Smith, place is paramount. For forty-five years, her fiction has lived and breathed with the ...

    By Cristella

  • Pi Day Cookbooks

    Mar 2016 14

    Happy Pi Day! Celebrate with a new recipe from one of these books with sweet and savory pies! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Magpie: Sweets and Savories from Philadelphia's Favorite Pie Boutique by Holly Ricardi Magpie Artisan Pie Boutique is a jewel in Philadelphia's ...

    By Liz O.