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Readalikes For "Where'd You Go, Bernadette" 

The film adaptation of Maria Semple's book, Where'd You Go Bernadette, will start playing in movie theaters on August 12th. If you are a fan of the quirky characters in "Where'd You Go Bernadette," you might also want to try one of these titles. 


It's Not Rocket Science: Astronomy Explained Simply


Everybody has asked questions about the things that lay beyond the night sky, but the study of astronomy and physics can be both alluring and daunting.  How can a person be expected to find out more about such a fascinating science when it's all muddled up by complicated vocabulary and mathematics?  Don't give up on your curiosity just yet, because these seven books make big ideas much easier to digest.  These scientists work carefully to unravel the meaning, not the equations, behind the universe's deep mysteries.  Not a rocket scientist?  Then you're in the right place.


Summertime Sweets

From cool and refreshing to tart and sweet these cookbooks can fulfill your summertime cravings. With pies, ice cream, and more, feel free to indulge your sweet tooth with the library's collection. 


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