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If You Love / Music
Explore / Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage
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Teen Titles Celebrating Asian American H…
By Molly

Diverse titles can be hard to find, so to celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Molly recommends these books.

If You Love / A Great Read
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Coming Soon

Browse lists of some of the hottest upcoming titles.

Explore / World History
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Best New Military History Books

Find your next great read from among these outstanding recent works of military history, which cover a vast range of wartime experience.

recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults

Connect With / Your Kids
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Way into LEGOs
By Brandy

Get ready to build with inspiration from these great books and the Brick by Brick exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry.

Make / A Better You
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Books for Graduates

Graduating and heading out into the world? Here are some recent books to inspire you.

recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults

Prepare for / A Night at the Theater
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Snapshot of The Jungle by C-FAP, Oracle…
May 26th | 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Oracle Productions offers a behind-the-scenes look at bringing the hit play The Jungle to life.

Make / A Delicious Meal
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Barbecue and Grilling Books

Smell the cookouts in the air? Check out these technique and recipe books for a smokin' summer.

If You Love / A Great Read
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Superb Short Stories
By Molly

Molly recommends short story collections featuring characters from different centuries and continents.

Get Help / Finding a Job
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Job Seekers, Get Help with Brainfuse

Get personal feedback on your resume within 24 hours from an online writing coach.

Explore / Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage
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Exploring Asian Heritage for Kids
By Evelyn

Evelyn recommends some great kids books for Asian American Heritage month.

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.

If You Love / A Great Read
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May 2016 Staff Picks

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

recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults

Connect With / Your Library
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Kids Museum Passports Unavailable May 22…

Kids Museum Passports will be unavailable for checkout from May 22 to May 31 as we transition to new passes.

Connect With / Your Community
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Citizenship Resources for Aspiring Ameri…
By Greg

Get started on the path to citizenship by attending one of our workshops or using our print and online resources.

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