A deeply human portrait of a mother’s fight to hold her family together as her country turns toward tyranny.
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A fun Christmas romance romp that takes place on the set of a Hallmark-like movie shoot.
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The 2023 GRC is wrapping up! Make sure you submit your totals here by Jan. 1, 2024.
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Get into the Halloween spirit with these spooky season reads for all ages.
Read this staff review of “Diary of a Void,” a thrilling novel about the mother of all lies.
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From screen to stovetop, explore recipes from around the world with these YouTube creator cookbooks.
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A sensitive and thoughtful memoir about learning how to be yourself in the world as an adult.
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C-SPL Staff review of “Yokohama Kaidashi Kikou,” a dreamy and upbeat comic about the end of the world.
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Check out this staff review of two must-read generation ship sci-fi novels of survival.
Young adult reading suggestions for Mental Health Awareness Month
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Staff review of a stirring and complicated love story by Tayari Jones.
In honor of National Poetry Month, consider reading a novel in verse.
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Staff review of “Queen of the Tiles” by Hanna Alkaf.
By Bailey Keimig-Gehrke, Youth Services While we should treat ourselves to a wide range of voices all year round, Black History Month is the perfect time to remind ourselves that stories by and about Black people do not need to be saved for one month […]
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