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New and Upcoming Fiction and Nonfiction New and Upcoming Fiction and Nonfiction

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New Fiction and Nonfiction Titles for February 2019
New Fiction and Nonfiction Titles for February 2019

Unfinished Business Unfinished Business

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"Civil rights is unfinished business. Make it your business." - Congresswoman Marcia Fudge (D-OH 11th District).
"Civil rights is unfinished business. Make it your business." - Congresswoman Marcia Fudge (D-OH 11th District).

A Lexicon Around Intimacy A Lexicon Around Intimacy

Read a Q&A with the Guthrie Theater's first-ever intimacy consultant for "As You Like It," followed by a recommended staff reading list.
Read a Q&A with the Guthrie Theater's first-ever intimacy consultant for "As You Like It," followed by a recommended staff reading list.

New and Upcoming DVDs - February New and Upcoming DVDs - February

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New and upcoming DVDs available in February.
New and upcoming DVDs available in February.

Jody's Picks Jody's Picks

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Jody is a long-time volunteer at the Merriam Park and Hamline Midway library branches. Her unique and expert voice on books, movies and TV…
Jody is a long-time volunteer at the Merriam Park and Hamline Midway library branches. Her unique and expert voice on books, movies and TV…

King's Three Evils: Racism, Poverty, War King's Three Evils: Racism, Poverty, War

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To celebrate King's legacy and what would have been his 90th birthday, we look to his work combating the three evils: Racism, Poverty, & War
To celebrate King's legacy and what would have been his 90th birthday, we look to his work combating the three evils: Racism, Poverty, & War

Westerns with women Westerns with women

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#TimesUp on westerns being populated by overwhelmingly male casts. These films put women front and center.
#TimesUp on westerns being populated by overwhelmingly male casts. These films put women front and center.

Bite Me, Ayn Rand Bite Me, Ayn Rand

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Objectivism isn't for everyone. In fact it is pretty much only for one person, and that's Ayn Rand.
Objectivism isn't for everyone. In fact it is pretty much only for one person, and that's Ayn Rand.

Death comes for us all Death comes for us all

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Stories of pandemics both real and fictional
Stories of pandemics both real and fictional

The How of Happiness The How of Happiness

recommended by SPPL_Anna
they are self help and psychology books that are not focused on spirituality.
they are self help and psychology books that are not focused on spirituality.

Welcome to the Dystopia Welcome to the Dystopia

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Science Fiction gets DARK
Science Fiction gets DARK

New & Upcoming for Teens -- January 2019 New & Upcoming for Teens -- January 2019

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Check out these brand-new books for teens!
Check out these brand-new books for teens!

Read Brave Documentary & Narrative Films Read Brave Documentary & Narrative Films

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These documentaries, narrative films, and streaming videos address the 2018-19 READ BRAVE themes of affordable housing, housing scarcity,…
These documentaries, narrative films, and streaming videos address the 2018-19 READ BRAVE themes of affordable housing, housing scarcity,…

Oh the Weather Outside Is Frightful Oh the Weather Outside Is Frightful

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How to survive a Minnesota winter in 10 easy steps.
How to survive a Minnesota winter in 10 easy steps.

Pitchfork's Story of Feminist Punk in... Pitchfork's Story of Feminist Punk in...

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We don't have all 33, but these will get you started.
We don't have all 33, but these will get you started.
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