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Books & Authors

The Magic of Libraries in Fiction

From everyday life in Literary Fiction to epic adventures in Steampunk Fantasy, libraries serve as the backdrop for stories in multiple genres. Check out the following list to find books that celebrate the power of reading and the importance of community.

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19th Century Women Writers

Many readers are familiar with the works of talented authors Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, and Emily Brontë, but there is a wealth of writing to enjoy by other women from the 19th century. Check out the library for these oft-overlooked female voices.

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