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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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AnnouncementsBook ExtrasEvents

Friday, June 23, 2017 is LIBRARY CON! If you are attending ALA Annual in Chicago, join us for our pre-conference Library Con event. A day of authors, creators, sneak peeks, and tons of free swag celebrating the hottest new graphic novels, must-have science fiction and fantasy, and more. 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.* Room # W183C, McCormick Place  Featuring appearances […]

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Events

Join us for galley giveaways, book buzzes, and author events at ALA Annual 2017! For those of you unable to attend, follow along with us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram! ______________________________ THE INSIDE SCOOP BOOK BUZZ  Get ARCs, Tote Bags, and the inside scoop on books sure to drive your holds lists. Mimosas and snacks will be served! Sunday, June 25 • […]

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What We're Reading

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.