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New library books

The following books are new in the Art, Music and Media Department at the main Allen County Public...

January 17, 2018 1:00 am


Books

Library's top 10

FICTION1. “The Rooster Bar”by John Grisham

January 17, 2018 1:00 am


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'Woman at 1,000 Degrees' Iceland's hottest book

Hallgrimur Helgason's novel centers on Herra, an 80-year-old Icelandic woman waiting to die in a garage with an old hand grenade and a...

January 17, 2018 1:00 am


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'Painting' a study in mystery

The wealthy, reclusive patriarch of the Morse family summons his estranged children and grandchildren to his mansion in rural...

January 17, 2018 1:00 am


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Nanny nightmare made horrifyingly real in French novel

The first “hot” novel of 2018 is Leila Slimani's international blockbuster, which has just been translated into English. But...

January 14, 2018 1:00 am


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Self-centered

Malcom Harris is the thinking person's Berniecrat. His book offers a comprehensive, data- and research-driven look at the trends and...

January 14, 2018 1:00 am


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Soaring start for troubled protagonist

Childhood violence can breed violence. But for Elsa Myers, a violent childhood gave her an insight that she uses daily as an FBI special...

January 10, 2018 1:00 am


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Victorian rock hounds mined Earth insights

In 1650, Archbishop James Ussher of Armagh counted the Bible's begats and determined that God created the Earth on the evening preceding...

January 10, 2018 1:00 am


Books

New library books

The following mysteries are new at the Aboite Branch of the Allen County Public Library.

January 10, 2018 1:00 am


Books

Library's top 10

FICTION1. “The Rooster Bar” by John Grisham

January 10, 2018 1:00 am


Books

Pre-nuclear horror

Here is a book that will burn your nostrils and make your throat close. Its main characters are asphyxiants and vesicants –...

January 7, 2018 1:00 am


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Sow what? Almanacs' place in an age of fake news

A couple of months ago, a writer friend proudly tweeted about his annual donation to Wikipedia. He noted its function as the world's...

January 7, 2018 1:00 am