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Talking Labor Talking Labor

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In the past month, the strike wave (that started in West Virginia) reached California.
In the past month, the strike wave (that started in West Virginia) reached California.

National Proofreading Day¶ National Proofreading Day¶

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¶March 8 is National Proofreading Day! The Library has all kinds of books geared toward helping everyone at all levels improve their…
¶March 8 is National Proofreading Day! The Library has all kinds of books geared toward helping everyone at all levels improve their…

Women's History Month Women's History Month

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March 8 is International Women's Day and March is Women's History Month! Celebrate women throughout history with one of these great books!
March 8 is International Women's Day and March is Women's History Month! Celebrate women throughout history with one of these great books!

Celebrating Black History Month Celebrating Black History Month

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Try some of these classic and newer contributions to the rich legacy of African American literature.
Try some of these classic and newer contributions to the rich legacy of African American literature.

Family and Genealogy Family and Genealogy

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The Silicon Valley Reads theme for 2019 is Finding Identity in Family History. Here are books and films on the journey of discovery.
The Silicon Valley Reads theme for 2019 is Finding Identity in Family History. Here are books and films on the journey of discovery.

PACL Staff Favorite Reads/Listens - 2018 PACL Staff Favorite Reads/Listens - 2018

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We've asked our staff to share a few of the best books they read this year!
We've asked our staff to share a few of the best books they read this year!

Read Outside the Box Read Outside the Box

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A list of books written in unconventional forms that's sure to make you re-imagine what a book can be.
A list of books written in unconventional forms that's sure to make you re-imagine what a book can be.

January is for All the Warm Things January is for All the Warm Things

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It’s a new year, but the season’s still the same. January also happens to be National Hot Tea Month, Oatmeal Month, National Soup Month,…
It’s a new year, but the season’s still the same. January also happens to be National Hot Tea Month, Oatmeal Month, National Soup Month,…

Remembering Mary Oliver Remembering Mary Oliver

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Mary Oliver (1935-2019) was a Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winning poet.
Mary Oliver (1935-2019) was a Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winning poet.

Coffee Table Books Coffee Table Books

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A selection of gorgeous coffee table books for sparking conversation, spicing up your space, holiday entertaining, or thoughtful gifting.
A selection of gorgeous coffee table books for sparking conversation, spicing up your space, holiday entertaining, or thoughtful gifting.

2018 Goodreads Choice Award Winners 2018 Goodreads Choice Award Winners

Browse the winners of the 10th Annual Goodreads Choice Awards, the only major book awards decided by readers!
Browse the winners of the 10th Annual Goodreads Choice Awards, the only major book awards decided by readers!

Winter Travel Inspiration Winter Travel Inspiration

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Tis the season for invigorating and enjoyable winter travel! Whether you’re looking to hit the slopes, explore fantastic landscapes, or...
Tis the season for invigorating and enjoyable winter travel! Whether you’re looking to hit the slopes, explore fantastic landscapes, or...

National Novel Writing Month National Novel Writing Month

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Participating in NaNoWriMo this year? Check out some of the books on this list for help with your writer's block!
Participating in NaNoWriMo this year? Check out some of the books on this list for help with your writer's block!

Celebrities Are Just Like Us: They Cook! Celebrities Are Just Like Us: They Cook!

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Looking for a new recipe to try this holiday season? We've gathered a list of hot cookbooks, written by your favorite celebrities. Give…
Looking for a new recipe to try this holiday season? We've gathered a list of hot cookbooks, written by your favorite celebrities. Give...

From Armistice Day to Veterans Day From Armistice Day to Veterans Day

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This year marks 100 years since World War One ended at 11 am on 11 November, 1918. This day became known as Armistice Day.
This year marks 100 years since World War One ended at 11 am on 11 November, 1918. This day became known as Armistice Day.
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