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LGBT Teen Reads Adults Will Love

The following selection of books features LGBT characters from differing cultural backgrounds dealing with everyday life and battling insurmountable odds. Featuring stories of magic, special abilities, financial hardship, love, and relationships with family and friends, these books are enjoyable to teens and adults of all ages. 

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Reading TV

Read about what happened behind the scenes of your favorite TV shows. These shows had us asking what it really meant to be “on a break”, drove fashion and food trends, and made us laugh and cry.

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Working-Class Voices

Dive into working-class voices and thought-provoking narratives about what it means to be an American worker.

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Black History is American History

In the words of activist Rachel Cargle, "Black history is American history." Open your eyes and ears to the stories of our country's history told by Black Americans.

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It's the End of the World As We Know It...

But do you feel fine? If climate change is the cause of your worry, check out these items on the climate-related mental health and psychology as well as items about living in our climate-changed future.

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Parallel Lives

These stories illuminate the possibilities and choices that forge a life. Consider these juxtaposed lives by traversing the multiverse, jumping through time, or peering into the world of the person next door.

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Try Something New in 2021

The new year is the perfect time to try something new. Whether you’re looking for a fun new experience or to embark on a new hobby, you can find books and resources at the Library to make the endeavor a success. Check out this list of books and upcoming events to get 2021 off to a great start.

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Minimalism

Starting the new year with less clutter and a clear outlook.

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Festive Fiction

It’s the perfect time of year for some heartwarming holiday fiction. There’s something for every Christmas fan on this list -- nostalgic classics, modern romances and even ghost stories!

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