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Looking for the inside scoop? Based on advance reviews and publicity, here are the books we're most excited to read this month.
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From new novels to creepy tales to the #OBOC selection, these riders know how to pick a book!
Acclaimed author and journalist Leonard Pitts, Jr. discusses his new novel, Grant Park.Grant Park is an audacious and eloquent take on politics…
Running the second full week of this month, Chicago Ideas Week will feature a number of speakers, including the authors of these recent books.…
These award-winning Chicago-born authors have both explored Chicago history and culture in titles selected for One Book, One Chicago.
Get to know R.J. Palacio as she talks about the inspiration behind the book Wonder, and join us as we celebrate Choose Kind Chicago!
The Art Tour focuses on the impressive collection of original artwork on display throughout the building, including works of art by over 50 ar…
Working on your family tree? Check out our genealogy lectures and discussions on Wednesdays in October at Harold Washington Library Center.
Pianist Kimberly Davis plays classical music by some of Latin America's most prominent composers from Mexico, Cuba, Guatemala, Venezuela, Puert…
We recommend books highlighting Polish enterprise, creativity and spirit.
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