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Moral Psychology and Politics

We have more in common morally and politically than we like to admit. Let's dig into the processes of human psychology and sociology that feed our moral and political divisions.  More...
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On Location: Books Taking You Inside the Homes and Places That Inspired Famous Authors

Visit the places that inspired these well-known authors, and see photographs of locations made famous in their books.   More...
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Books Featuring Strongly Independent Characters

Celebrate the spirit of independence by thumbing through a few titles featuring characters known for their independent perspectives.   More...
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The Bicentennial of Henry David Thoreau

Explore the writings of Thoreau to celebrate his 200th birthday!  More...
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On July 13, 1923, the famous Hollywood Sign came to life.  More...
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Books Featured in the TV Series We Love

Books featured in popular TV Series  More...
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The American Experience in Words

In poetry, first-hand accounts, and retrospective examinations of our culture and history, read how these authors put their American experience into words to share across space and time.  More...
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Human Origins

Accessible and entertaining books on the science and history of human origins.  More...
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Picaresque Novels

Looking for stories of adventure with a bit of a twist? Check out these novels for wit, satire, and the gritty struggles of people often living on the margins of society.  More...
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Summertime Cooking

There's nothing like summer food: fresh produce, burgers on the grill, ice cream and much more! Whatever you like to eat in the summer, the Library can help you make the most of this fun time of year.    More...
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Workplace Fiction

Who says work has to be boring? Here is a list of fictional stories that take place in office spaces.   More...
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Space Fiction

Would you travel to space if given the chance? Read the following books to help make up your mind.   More...
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Ladies Who Make Us Laugh

It’s been a great few years for humorous memoirs, with many big names in comedy putting pen to paper. This is especially true when it comes to female voices. If you’re looking to laugh, look no further. If you’ve got travel plans this summer, be sure check out the audiobook titles on this list, they’re all read by the author.   More...
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Epistolary Novels

Whether in the form of letters, diary entries, or excerpts from newspapers, interviews, books, and other documents, epistolary novels tell their stories in episodes from the point of view of one or more characters.  More...
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Personality Profiles

It has been said, "To know thyself is the beginning of wisdom". Begin your own process of self-discovery by exploring these titles on the topic of personality.   More...

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