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New library books

The following works of fiction are new at the Monroeville branch of the Allen County Public...

July 18, 2018 1:00 am


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Library's top 10

FICTION1. “The President Is Missing”by Bill Clinton, James Patterson

July 18, 2018 1:00 am


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'Beowulf' comes to suburbs

Maria Dahvana Headley's new novel is much more than a simple recasting of the ancient epic poem “Beowulf” in the suburbs.

July 18, 2018 1:00 am


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Wisdom of ages shines in sequel

Allison Pearson left her stamp on the world of funny British lit in 2002 with her best-seller-turned-movie “I Don't Know How She...

July 18, 2018 1:00 am


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Generations of characters enliven Tyler's 'Dance'

Something very strange takes place early in Anne Tyler's new novel. A college student named Willa is flying home with her boyfriend when...

July 15, 2018 1:00 am


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'Don Draper to data'

It is telling that one of the most prominent and memorable figures in Ken Auletta's new book is Don Draper, the fictional executive at...

July 15, 2018 1:00 am


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Book of 'Losses' proves to be uplifting

A few years ago, Donald Hall wrote “Essays After Eighty” about the “diminishments” of old age. His follow-up...

July 11, 2018 1:00 am


Books

Library's top 10

FICTION1. “The President Is Missing”by Bill Clinton, James Patterson

July 11, 2018 1:00 am


Books

New library books

The following novels are new at the Little Turtle branch of the Allen County Public Library. 

July 11, 2018 1:00 am


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Outcast heroine sorts out her demons

Canadian author Sheena Kamal continues to show how cultural touchstones reverberate into adulthood in her intriguing look at Vancouver...

July 11, 2018 1:00 am


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'Wasted' time essential to health, TED talker argues

Do you do calf stretches while you are brushing your teeth? Listen to a podcast if you take a 10-minute walk? Scroll through Twitter...

July 8, 2018 1:00 am


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Against the odds

What if? What if Bucky Dent's home run over Fenway's Green Monster, leading the New York Yankees to the 1978 American League East title,...

July 8, 2018 1:00 am