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Library's top 10

FICTION1. “Where the Crawdads Sing”by Delia Owens

May 22, 2019 1:00 am


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New library books

The following works of nonfiction are new in the Art Music & Media Department of the main Allen County Public Library...

May 22, 2019 1:00 am


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Civil War-era tale holds lessons for today

A newspaper on the brink. Racial tensions that break out into violence. Roxana Robinson's new novel is ripped from the headlines –...

May 22, 2019 1:00 am


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Former Obama official Susan Rice has book out in October

Susan E. Rice, the former national security adviser and U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, has a book coming out this fall.

May 21, 2019 10:10 am


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Second lady, first class

Recently, Jill Biden was in a nail salon getting a manicure when a woman approached her and started to cry. Biden knew what the...

May 19, 2019 1:00 am


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'Stella Fortuna' captures immigrant experience

Muriel Rukeyser famously wrote in 1968, in a poem about the German artist Käthe Kollwitz: “What would happen if one woman told the...

May 19, 2019 1:00 am


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Ensler finally frees self of weight of abuse

When Eve Ensler was 5, her father started sexually abusing her. As she grew older, he began beating her. She developed strange...

May 15, 2019 1:00 am


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Booker's bold view on gun safety

New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker has released a plan to combat gun violence. Alongside some familiar proposals – including universal...

May 15, 2019 1:00 am


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Library's top 10

FICTION1. “Redemption”by David Baldacci

May 15, 2019 1:00 am


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New library books

The following true crime books are new at the Aboite branch of the Allen County Public Library. 

May 15, 2019 1:00 am


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History is in session

The grandeur of the Allen County Courthouse suggests a long, refined history of the practice of law. But a new book on Allen County's...

May 12, 2019 1:00 am