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Jamaican mother, daughter struggle to find freedom

As more states have been restricting abortions, the question of worth has once again come up. Who is worth more: The person who is...

June 16, 2019 1:00 am


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A pair of diamonds

My first apartment after college, when I was an earnest young publishing drone, was a bare three blocks from Fenway Park – close...

June 16, 2019 1:00 am


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Library's top 10

FICTION1. “Wherethe Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens2. “Redemption” by David Baldacci

June 12, 2019 1:00 am


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New library books

The following romances are new at the Georgetown branch of the Allen County Public Library.

June 12, 2019 1:00 am


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Family's wedding-week tale has greater ambitions

Leah Hager Cohen's new novel about a quirky family planning a wedding in a tumbledown house contains all the stale promise of an...

June 9, 2019 1:00 am


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Make it a lit summer

In the summer of 1988, my wife and I were living in a pre-Civil War village along the Mississippi River. Our house, part of a small...

June 9, 2019 1:00 am


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Ambitious crime drama set in WW II-era LA

James Ellroy's rampage through American history continues, more furiously than ever, in “This Storm,” the second volume in a...

June 5, 2019 1:00 am


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Library's top 10

FICTION1. “Where the Crawdads Sing”by Delia Owens

June 5, 2019 1:00 am


Books

New library books

The following science books are new at the main Allen County Public Library downtown. 

June 5, 2019 1:00 am