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Campaign Fiction

No matter your political affiliation, you are sure to find a book on this list to vote for. More

The Girl in the Book Title

The recent success of books such as Gillian Flynn's "Gone Girl" and "The Girl on the Train" by Paula Hawkins may have inspired a new book title trend.  In the past year there have been a long string of books released with the word "Girl" in the title. More

Stories of Man's Best Friend

Loyalty, courage and intelligence are traits found in dogs that are admired.  These characteristics also have a history of inspiring authors to include dogs and their exploits in their stories.  If you are a dog lover, you may want to try one of these suggested titles.

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Funny Girl Memoirs

Amy Poehler's book, "Yes Please" has found a place on the New York Times Best Sellers List and on the list of Amazon's Top 100 Books for 2014.   More

Homework Help from the Library

The Library offers several resources that are helpful to students with homework assignments. These resources can be accessed at your local library and remotely from home, especially convenient for late night inquiries. More

Fact Versus Fiction: Stories about the Lives of the Impressionists

The Impressionist Movement provided inspiration to several authors wanting to write a story with an engaging setting, fascinating characters and beautiful artwork. While these titles are works of fiction, they may motivate you to learn the truth about the lives of the Impressionist artists and their works of art.
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About the Ash Grove Branch

Founded in 1938, the Ash Grove Branch Library is the oldest county branch of the Springfield-Greene County Library District. More

About the Schweitzer Brentwood Branch

Located on the corner of Brentwood Boulevard and Seminole Street, one block east of the intersection of Glenstone Avenue and Seminole Street, the Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library, renovated in 2016, has served southeast Springfield since 1971. More

About the Fair Grove Branch

The Fair Grove Branch Library became the eighth branch of the Springfield-Greene County Library District in 2000. More

About the Library Station

The Library Station one of the "destination libraries" in the Springfield-Greene County Library District. The 36,000-square-foot facility houses a large collection of print and electronic resources.. More