Join us in reading "The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay" by Michael Chabon and exploring the theme Heroes: Real & Imagined.…
You did it, library kids. 2.7M books = 66M minutes = rockstars. #TonightShowChi @jimmyfallon is coming! #official
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The National Book Foundation has announced its nominees for the National Book Awards for Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry and Young People's…
Entrepreneurs, learn about CPL resources at our Small Business Open House Tuesday, September 23 at Harold Washington Library Center.
Gear up for the new school year with these boarding school stories!
The author discusses her latest, the love story of Robert Louis Stevenson, on Tuesday, September 23 at Harold Washington Library Center.
Mayor Emanuel wants to hear your ideas to improve Chicago. Visit CHIdeas and add your voice to the conversation.
Here are some of my favorite disaster movies where lack of planning and idiocy reign—and I love that about them.
This frank and fascinating account is the first major biography of Bill Cosby, whose Cliff Huxtable came to life 30 years ago this month.
This month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library's collection development librarians.
Exhibit at the Harold Washington Library Center showcases street scenes and people in Chicago from the 1950s to the 1970s.
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CPL Foundation Junior Board hosts a cocktail party! Join the lively discussion of the One Book, One Chicago theme, Heroes: Real & Imagined.…
Maggie recommends novels that have contributed to her understanding of Hispanic heritage and culture.
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The annual MacArthur fellows have been announced, and as usual, reading about the winners is inspiring and even intimidating (statistical analyses?…