One Book, One Chicago: Animal, Vegetable…


What if all of Chicago read the same book? Eat, Think, Grow with us in 2016-2017!

Explore / Great Reads for Kids
Staff List
Kids' Staff Picks (January 2017)

Kids and parents, check out our latest picks for good reading.

recommended by ChiPubLib_Kids

Explore / Chicago's History
Let CPL Help You Make History with Histo… Let CPL Help You Make History with Histo…
By Sarah
Are you wondering how to start your research for History Fair? Here are some pointers from our librarians.
Are you wondering how to start your research for History Fair? Here are some pointers from our librarians.
Make / A Delicious Meal
Staff List
Eat Well

Try our favorite whole foods, clean eating and plant-based cookbooks to help you keep your resolutions to eat well in 2017.

recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults

Explore / What's Making Headlines
Get the Facts: 5 Articles About Fake New… Get the Facts: 5 Articles About Fake New…
By Patrice
What exactly is “fake news” and how can you spot it? Tell fact from fiction with these articles.
What exactly is “fake news” and how can you spot it? Tell fact from fiction with these articles.
Explore / Great Reads for Kids
Revolting Recipes: Books for Kids Revolting Recipes: Books for Kids
By Liv
Beware, young foodies, what lies ahead is not for the faint of heart or weak of stomach.
Beware, young foodies, what lies ahead is not for the faint of heart or weak of stomach.
Connect With / Chicago Teens
Teen Voices: Featuring Brandon Teen Voices: Featuring Brandon
Need inspiration for the Teen Winter Challenge? Read an interview with last year's winner!
Need inspiration for the Teen Winter Challenge? Read an interview with last year's winner!
Explore / One Book, One Chicago
Opera On Tap Chicago
Event
Opera on Tap Presents Operatic Book Club…
Jan 24th | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

This recital's theme is the comfort of the kitchen, and features local singers performing adaptations about Gertrude Stein and Julia Child.

Get Help / Getting Fit
Zinio Magazine of the Month Zinio Magazine of the Month
Did you resolve to exercise more, eat better or de-stress in 2017? Get motivated with the latest issue of Yoga Journal.
Did you resolve to exercise more, eat better or de-stress in 2017? Get motivated with the latest issue of Yoga Journal.
If You Love / Teen Reads
Top Picks: Teen Self-Help Top Picks: Teen Self-Help
By Amy
Take better care of yourself in the new year by checking out these teen self-help books.
Take better care of yourself in the new year by checking out these teen self-help books.
If You Love / A Great Read
January Reading Challenge: Best of the B… January Reading Challenge: Best of the B…
By Gloriane
Adults, read a Best of the Best book this month and be entered in a drawing for a CPL T-shirt or a copy of Animal, Vegetable, Miracle.
Adults, read a Best of the Best book this month and be entered in a drawing for a CPL T-shirt or a copy of Animal, Vegetable, Miracle.

Which Best of the Best book will you read?

Take the challenge
If You Love / A Great Read
CPL's Most Popular Books of 2016 CPL's Most Popular Books of 2016
By Stephen
What were our most popular books in 2016? Find out what Chicagoans of all ages were reading.
What were our most popular books in 2016? Find out what Chicagoans of all ages were reading.
Explore / Technology
Get Tech Help at CPL Get Tech Help at CPL
CyberNavigator technology tutors at over 75 CPL locations are here to help you learn about computers so you can keep your skills current.
CyberNavigator technology tutors at over 75 CPL locations are here to help you learn about computers so you can keep your skills current.
Explore / What's Making Headlines
Working in America Exhibit at HWLC Working in America Exhibit at HWLC
This multimedia exhibit exploring how we feel about work is inspired by Studs Terkel. It's on display until January 30 at Harold Washington …
This multimedia exhibit exploring how we feel about work is inspired by Studs Terkel. It's on display until January 30 at Harold Washington …
If You Love / A Great Read
CPL Best of the Best Books 2016 CPL Best of the Best Books 2016
Best of the Best, our picks for the best books of 2016! Find your new favorites from our selections for adults, teens and kids.
Best of the Best, our picks for the best books of 2016! Find your new favorites from our selections for adults, teens and kids.
If You Love / A Great Read
Staff List
January 2017 Staff Picks

Check out this month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library. Visit our Books page for a link to previous lists of recommendations.

recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults

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