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Staff picks of the Week

What is the library staff most excited to get home and read? We recommend these latest releases! 

Staff picks for Teens

The best new releases for ages 12+.

Staff picks for Kids

Take a look at the top new picture books, fiction and non-fiction titles for children.

Staff picks for Nonfiction

Here are some fantastic recent nonfiction titles: fascinating histories, funny memoirs, biting political commentary, pop culture reflections, and much more await.

Poetry Speaks returns this August with a fantastic line-up featuring Ohioana Book Award Finalist and Toledo Native James J. Siegel with Jim Ferris, Cathryn Essinger, Jonie McIntire and Myrna Stone. Jim Ferris, the current Lucas County Poet Laureate, will also be leading two free workshops in October and November. We hope you'll join us!

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Posted in Fiction, Literature, Poetry & Graphic Novels, History, Politics, & Biography and New | Tagged with ghosts, local authors and Lucas County Poet Laureate

Love going on adventures, but also love curling up with a good book? Why not take the story with you by switching to an audiobook. We're partnering with the Toledo Metroparks on the Walking Audiobook Challenge.

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Posted in eBooks & eAudiobooks, Metroparks Toledo and New | Tagged with audiobooks, ben kingsley and eMedia

Looking for a few edge of your seat, keep you guessing until the end great reads? Check out this blog post to explore an extensive selection of recent Psychological Suspense novels.

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Posted in eBooks & eAudiobooks, Fiction, Literature, Poetry & Graphic Novels and Movies, Music, & Audiobooks | Tagged with Crime Fiction, Databases and Gothic Fiction

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