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    Staff Picks- December 2019

    Not sure what to read over break? Check out the Main Lobby display for books the library staff love! Mouse-over the “Guess Who!” images below to reveal the recommending librarian. Through the woods- Emily Carroll “Beautiful, beguiling, and thrillingly eerie.”–Michael Faber, author of The Crimson Petal and The White “Emily Carroll’s Through the Woods mesmerizes and inspires; a Victorian Gothic playground haunted by Mary Shelley & Edward Gorey, awash in the dream-like haze of Odilon Redon, and composed with the poetic elegance of Ukiyo-e. I loved it.”–Craig Thompson, three-time Eisner Award-winning author of Blankets Truly Devious- Maureen Johnson “An intricately plotted, compulsively readable novel that explores not only fascinating crimes…

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    Don’t judge a book by its cover, judge it by its first line(s)

    Can you guess the titles of these books from their first lines? Do they make you want to pick them up? Dazzling…wrenching…a mind bender.”– Time “Brain-boggling.”– Life “Full of poetry, scientific imagination, and typical wry Clarke wit. By standing the universe on its head, he makes us see the ordinary universe in a different light…[This novel becomes] a complex allegory about the history of the world.”– The New Yorker “Breathtaking.” —Saturday Review To find out the title click here!   “A story to make you believe in the soul-sustaining power of fiction.”– Los Angeles Times Book Review “A gripping adventure story . . . Laced with wit, spiced with terror,…

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    Bookshelf End Displays

    Have a look at our book shelf end displays in the stacks on the main level and discover some of the great books from our shelves! #ohrstromlibrary #shelfie #bookdisplay #collection #treasures #bookstacks #goodbooks #bookstagram #iamsps

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    Prefect Picks!

    Our Library Prefects selected some of their favorite books for a new display in the lower level of Ohrstrom Library. Have a browse and check something out today! #ohrstromlibrary #bookdisplay #prefect #libraryprefect #favoritebook #iamsps