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If You Love / Poetry
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Poetry Fest Is Saturday, April 25 at Har…

Check out workshops, performances, discussions, open mic and more at our daylong celebration at Harold Washington Library Center.

If You Love / Comics and Graphic Novels
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See You at C2E2!
By Mangman

Kids, you can be ready for C2E2 by checking out some great books from the worlds of science fiction, fantasy and comics.

Make / Home Improvements
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DIY Home Projects: Inside and Out
By Anne

Anne recommends magazines and books to help you tackle home improvement projects.

Connect With / Kids' Author of the Month
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Author of the Month Kate Hannigan
By Shilo

Meet the world's first female detective, Kate Warne, and her spunky neice, Nell, in Kate Hannigan's lastest novel The Detective's Assistant. On the…

If You Love / Historical Fiction
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Can’t Get Enough Jane Austen?
By Sarah

Do you love Persuasion, Emma and Pride and Prejudice? Sarah recommends books by other authors for all Jane Austen fans.

If You Love / Comics and Graphic Novels
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Gear Up for C2E2 2015

Check out these great reads from this year's C2E2 guests!

recommended by ChiPubLib_Teens

Explore / What's Making Headlines
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Trapped
By Jeff

It's easy to feel trapped by circumstance. Something goes wrong in your personal life, and suddenly you have nowhere to go and there's nothing you can…

Explore / One Book, One Chicago
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Complete Mission 5; Win an iPad

OBOC Mission 5: Learn more about Antarctica or WWII. Participate and you could win a $50 Powell's gift card and be entered to win an iPad!

Get Help / Managing Your Money
Money Smart Week Chicago April 18-25, 2015
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Money Smart Week Events

Want to improve your credit, boost your savings or buy a home? Get help with these topics and more at Money Smart Week events at CPL.

Get Help / Managing Your Money
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2015 Money Smart Week: Recommended Reads

Learn more about many of the topics presented by our Money Smart partners at CPL locations during this year's Money Smart Week.

recommended by Janette4

If You Love / Historical Fiction
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Vikings Spotted on Lake Michigan!
By Greg

Seeing the Vikings exhibit at the Field Museum? Greg recommends epic tales to continue your journey.

If You Love / A Great Read
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2015 Pulitzer Prize Winners

The 2015 Pulitzer winners have been announced. Here are the winners in the categories of Fiction, History, Biography and General Nonfiction

recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults

Connect With / Your Community
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Join Our Study Groups for Online Courses

Want to learn something new at the library, together with other learners? Topics range from academic writing to coding to GED math.

If You Love / A Great Read
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April 2015 Staff Picks

This month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library.

recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults

Connect With / Your Library
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Join CPL Foundation Junior Board Society

Join the smart in-crowd and support critical Chicago Public Library programming.

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