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October 2020 Staff Picks

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

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Black Lives Matter

Neighborhood Landmarks: Chicago's Historical Gems

Chloe explores the history behind some of Chicago's neighborhood landmarks.

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Full text from 1849 to 1997

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Kids at CPL

Day of Play: Saturday, October 10

Kids, Day of Play is coming Saturday, October 10. Get ready to play all day!

Teens at CPL

Teens, Save the Date for ChiTeen Lit Fest, November 6-7

This virtual festival created by teens for teens celebrates all things literature.

Time and Time Travel

A Matter of Time: Fiction, Nonfiction About Time

Authors, thinkers and artists have plumbed time's deepest mysteries. We recommend notable, fun and interesting books that take on the theme.

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