Explore / One Book, One Chicago
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Amazing Unexpected Superheroes
By MsCaroline

As #OBOC explores Heroes: Real & Imagined, MsCaroline recommends books for preschoolers.

If You Love / A Great Read
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Coming Soon

Browse lists of some of the hottest upcoming titles.

If You Love / Teen Reads
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New Teen Horror

It's the perfect time of year to scare yourself silly with any of these newly-released teen titles.

recommended by amykduffy

Connect With / Your Kids
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Remember Me: Day of the Dead/Recuérdame: Día de los…
By Jenna

Árboles (trees) ablaze with autumn colors, orange calabazas (pumpkins) carved with funny faces and falling temperatures just right for…

Connect With / Your Community
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Register for CHA Waitlist Lottery

Looking for affordable housing? Free online registration for CHA's waitlist lottery is open until November 24.

Explore / One Book, One Chicago
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From the Mayor: One Book, One Chicago

I encourage you to visit your library and check out the book, take part in a discussion or attend any number of related programs.

Explore / Chicago's History
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Author to Unveil Mysteries of Chicago Statues

Read a Q&A with Krista August, who discusses her book on Lincoln Park statues in a two-part event at Harold Washington Library Center.

If You Love / Sports
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Celebrate Rivalry with Sox vs. Cubs Exhibit

Sox vs. Cubs: The Chicago Civil Wars explores the teams' history through photos, memorabilia and more at Harold Washington Library Center.…

Explore / Great Reads for Kids
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Scary Reads – for Me and the Middle School Crowd
By Alexa

Calling all 'fraidy cats!  I know it's October, traditionally the time when people cuddle up under warm blankets to watch scary movies,…

If You Love / A Great Read
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October 2014 Staff Picks

This month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library's collection development librarians.

recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults

Learn to / Code
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Computer Programming Books

C++, Perl, Python? Find books that speak your language whether you're just getting started or planning your next career move.

Get Help / Finishing Your Homework
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Brainfuse

Get free one-on-one homework help online.

If You Love / A Good Laugh
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If You Like Amy Poehler

Amy Poehler fans are sure to enjoy her first book, Yes Please, as well as the other books on this list.

recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults

Connect With / Your Community
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#CHIdeas

Mayor Emanuel wants to hear your ideas to improve Chicago. Visit CHIdeas and add your voice to the conversation.

Connect With / Your Library
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When Does 1=2? During the Dollar Match Campaign!

Your gift to CPL Foundation is matched up to $1,000 when you give to fund Teachers in the Library. (Photo: Suzanne Hanney, Streetwise)

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