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Based on the short stories from Maile Meloy’s collection, Both Ways Is the Only Way I Want It, Certain Women stars Laura Dern, Kristen Stewart, Michelle Williams, and Jared Harris. Certain Women explores a handful of intersecting lives across Montana. A lawyer  tries to defuse a hostage situation and calm her disgruntled client, who feels slighted by […]

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This Banned Books Week, check out our quiz to find out which Banned Book you should read to celebrate. Share your results with us at @PRHLibrary! For more Banned Books Week fun, enter your information for a chance to win a customized Banned Books Box! Ten winners will each curate their own #BannedBooksBox, filled with 10 of their […]

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We all know that nothing brings people together better and faster, than food! With event posters, a table display, programming tips, recipe cards, and even a blue ribbon, this culinary event kit will not only whet the appetite of your patrons, but will put your library’s cookbook collection on display. Click to Download the Library Eats Event Kit.

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Whet your patrons’ appetites with these delicious reads from celebrity chefs, famous restauranteurs, and web stars. Host a pot luck or feature these cookbooks in a display for the epicureans at your library! Click for a Full Menu of Titles. And join us on today at 2pm ET for Booklist‘s free, hour-long webinar, where we’ll share a […]

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Philip Roth’s nationally bestselling and Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, American Pastoral heads to the silver screen. The film releases on October 21st and stars Ewan McGregor, Jennifer Connelly, David Strathairn, and Dakota Fanning. As the American century draws to an uneasy close, Philip Roth gives us a novel of unqualified greatness that is an elegy for all our […]

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Enter for the chance to win a copy of Ali Smith’s latest book! To celebrate Library Card Sign-Up Month and the release of Public Library and Other Stories by Ali Smith, the Reading Group Center and Penguin Random House Library Marketing are teaming up to giveaway 25 copies of Ali Smith’s ode to reading. Why are […]

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Last night, the 68th Emmy Awards were presented to television’s best. This year, some of the biggest winners were for programs that were inspired by books. Set up a winner’s circle to display these books that inspired a few of this year’s best television shows. The FX series American Crime: The People Vs. O.J. Simpson, based on Jeffrey […]

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Check out the authors under 35 who everyone will be talking about! The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden A magical debut novel for readers of Uprooted and  The Night Circus, The Bear and the Nightingale spins an irresistible spell as it announces the arrival of a singular talent. Sign up today to join debut author Katherine […]