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Batman: The Killing Joke

I should start by saying that prior to reading this I was not a fan of DC Comics or Batman. I've always found Batman to be too simple to warrant the title of a superhero. I mean, let's be honest: He's really just a rich ninja with a lot of cool toys. But this book changed my mind on Batman and DC Comics.

Last-Minute Thanksgiving Recipes

The Thanksgiving holiday is just around the corner. Create a family tradition this year by introducing a new dish from one of these festive cookbooks, e-books or DVDs.

Tehran: The culture and custom

Exhibit of the culture and customs of Tehran

 

Adult Book Club

'The Giving Quilt' by Jennifer Chiaverini

It's the week after Thanksgiving, and a librarian, a teacher, a college student, a quilt shop clerk and others gather for a special winter session of "Quiltsgiving" at quilt camp at Elm Creek Manor. Quiltsgiving, set for the week after Thanksgiving, was created as a time to commence a season of generosity.

The Best Burger Books

There are a lot of ways to make a burger. One does not simply place beef onto bread and claim to have made a burger. A burger needs toppings and condiments and accessories.

Sum: Forty Tales From the Afterlives

As is often the case, I came across this book while looking for something completely different. The jacket is unremarkable. There is nothing about the title that would draw one's attention. But, somehow it drew mine; and here we are.

Celebrate Black Music Month

Biographies of the Pioneers

For Black Music Month, why not delve into the life story of some some of the greats of black music?Here's a glimpse at some of black music's pioneers:

Pardon Our Dust

The Lamond-Riggs Library will make improvements to its roof beginning May 19 -21. Library service and hours will not be impacted during roof repairs. We apologize for any inconvenience.

The Paris Wife

Join us for a book club discussion of Paula McClain's The Paris Wife, a deeply evocative story of ambition and betrayal.The Paris Wife captures a remarkable period of time and love affair between two unforgettable people: Ernest Hemingway and his wife Hadley.

'To Kill a Mockingbird': A Community Discussion

Live to Read -- A Citywide Celebration

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