Best of the Best, our picks for the best books of 2016! Find your new favorites from our selections for adults, teens and kids.
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Tony Sarabia hosts Jane M. Saks and Joe Richman in conversation about this multimedia initiative exploring the triumphs and realities of workin…
We recommend these as the best books published in 2016.
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We recommend these as the very best picture books published for kids from birth to 3rd grade in 2016.
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Have you ever wondered how people around the world celebrate Christmas? Find out with these great reads for kids.
What are some of your family's holiday traditions?
We recommend these titles as the very best fiction published in 2016 for teens in high school.
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Read, play make believe, dress up in costumes and learn at this fun-filled celebration of a child's imagination for the whole family!
Does the latest Field Museum exhibit have you curious about tattoos? Molly recommends articles about their history and where they're going.
Whether you’re gearing up to go shopping or are already exhausted by it, check out Kelly's top picks for holiday movies with retail settings…
John Glenn, the first American to orbit the Earth, has died at 95. Learn more about the astronaut and U.S. senator in his memoir.
Enjoy the sounds of the season at lunchtime concerts by local musical groups.
Anyone can learn how to code! Try your hand at computer programming with events during Computer Science Education Week, December 5-11.
Check out this month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library. Visit our Books page for a link to previous lists of recommendations.
Make our new Jobs & Small Business page your starting point for finding a job, building job skills or growing a small business.
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