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Celebrity Book Recommendations

Sometimes, the best way to get excited about reading is to have someone recommend something to you. See if any of these titles recommended by a mix of famous people pique your interest. Click on the links for descriptions or to place a hold.

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The Roaring Twenties: A Decade of Change

The era gave us flappers, some of the great Jazz musicians, prohibition, the 19th amendment, political upheaval and amazing technological advancements. From bootleggers to bright young things, and aviation to Art Deco, check out any of these titles to learn more about how this decade came to be known as the Roaring Twenties.

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Quick Reads

Check out these titles that are under 200 pages. 

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Winter Reading Challenge Cheat Sheet

Up for a challenge? The Winter Reading Challenge starts January 2. Earn the title of Winter Reading Master (and a prize) by completing five of the 15 reading challenges by the end of February. And because it's the season of giving, we've made you this handy "cheat sheet" so that you can master the challenge with minimal fuss. You're welcome!

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New Year, New Me!

 

Do you have a new year's goal or resolution? We all do, and the library wants to help you meet those goals head-on. These books on fitness, self-help, health & fitness, and many more topics can help you achieve your 2020 resolutions!

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Under the Mistletoe

Looking to put a romantic spin on your holiday season? These titles are sure to warm your heart all December long.

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Gratitude

Gratitude is good for everyone. Especially you.

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Mythology Retellings

However ancient, myths and legends remain relevant, resonating with human desires, tragedies, and ideals. Explore contemporary mythology retellings with these vibrant titles.

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It's Tradition: Favorite Re-Reads

A season of warmth and reminiscence is upon us, and nothing gets the cozy feelings started like time-honored winter traditions. A good book makes an especially inviting tradition, and these timeless staff favorites are perfect re-readables that make coming back to them each year a welcome seasonal treat.

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Crafts for Chilly Fall Evenings

Whether you’re looking to create some handmade holiday gifts or just want to try your hand at a new craft, these books are sure to provide crafting inspiration for chilly fall evenings. 

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Get Involved: Books on Civic Engagement

Civic engagement encompasses political and nonpolitical actions that address issues and concerns in our community. Read up on ways to participate in civic life as we ramp up to a new election cycle in the coming year. 

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Beyond Twilight

If you didn't hop on the Twilight train, you don't have to miss out on Vampire Romance altogether. Some of these might be too much. Some might be too little. You're bound to find one that's just right. Why resist any longer?

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A Frightful Good Time

It’s that time of year again, when we dust off our Halloween costumes and put out our spookiest decorations. Get in the mood to be frightened and to scare your friends with these classic and contemporary stories! These titles run the gamut of classic ghost stories, modern comic book horror, and even a few short story collections for the avid horror fan.

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Illustrated Romance Covers

A recent trend for the covers of modern romance novels is to feature fun illustrations with bold colors and cartoon features. These amusing covers might entice you to crack open a book and enjoy a little romance reading.

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