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March 2024 Book of the Month

Firekeeper's Daughter by Angeline Boulley, is our pick for the March Book of the Month. This compelling debut seamlessly blends mystery, cultural richness, and an unforgettable main character.... Read more

MHL will be closed on Monday, February 19 in observance of Presidents Day

MHL will be closed on Monday, February 19 in observance of Presidents Day

MHL will be closed on Monday, February 19 in observance of Presidents Day. We'll be open our usual hours this Saturday and Sunday, so you have plenty of time to stop in for one of these recent biographies of various former Presidents and other presidential family members.

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Winter StoryWalk® -William's Winter Nap

If you are looking for a reason to walk downtown this month check out our latest StoryWalk® based on William's Winter Nap by Linda Ashman,... Read more

February 2024 Book of the Month pick - Solito

February 2024 Book of the Month

Called one of the best books of the year by The New York Times Book Review, NPR, and The Washington Post, Solito by Javier Zamora is our pick for the... Read more

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March 2024 Puzzle: Literary Feast III

Just like the Literary Feast and Literary Feast Redux crosswords we put out in 2021 and 2022, this month's puzzle features the names of famous authors! If... Read more

Near Future Fiction

Near Future Fiction

This year we have a February 29th, also known as Leap Day! Why not embrace the day by taking a small leap forward in time? Check out one of these works of near future fiction--books that imagine what life might be like in the not-too-distant future.

New Books by Black Authors

New Books by Black Authors

Are you looking to read more books by Black authors? Whether you're looking for contemporary fiction, historical fiction, romance, sci-fi, mysteries, or something else, here are some great new books written by Black authors!

Black History Month

In honor of Black History Month, here's a roundup of some recent nonfiction titles about the long history of Black people in America, ranging from the horrible history of slavery and the Jim Crow era to the powerful artistic, academic, and athletic achievements of Black Americans throughout the... Read more

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