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What We're Reading

In honor of Independence Day next months, we’re featuring the presidential reads your patriotic patrons will be looking for. Hoover: An Extraordinary Life in Extraordinary Times by Kenneth Whyte The definitive biography of one of the most remarkable Americans of the twentieth century, Herbert Hoover—a revisionist account that will forever change the way Americans understand the […]

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An extraordinary and beautifully illustrated exploration of the medieval world through twelve manuscripts, from one of the world’s leading experts Meetings With Remarkable Manuscripts is a remarkable examination of twelve illuminated manuscripts from the medieval period. Noted authority Christopher de Hamel invites the reader into intimate conversations with these texts to explore what they tell us […]

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Summer Book ScoopWhat We're Reading

Want to cool off on a hot summer day? Try these incredible peach melba popsicles from Deb Perelman, the bestselling author and cook behind the popular, award-winning blog, The Smitten Kitchen. Click to Get the Recipe. Click for a Sneak Peek Inside Perelman’s New Cookbook, Smitten Kitchen Every Day.

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From the New York Times bestselling author of the LibraryReads pick The Couple Next Door, a new thriller featuring a suspicious accident, a wife who can’t account for herself, and unsettling questions that threaten to tear the couple apart. You’re home making dinner for your husband. You expect him any second. The phone rings—it’s the call you hoped […]

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Holds AlertWhat We're Reading

Click to request eGalleys of our favorite September titles, and if you love the books, please consider nominating one (or more) for LibraryReads! Remember, voting for the September list ends on July 20th. Click to Request eGalleys of These September Titles. Love and Other Consolation Prizes: A Novel  by Jamie Ford A powerful novel about an orphan boy […]