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Check out our One Book, One Chicago page and explore Music: The Beat of Our City with us through events, books, performances and more.
Check out our One Book, One Chicago page and explore Music: The Beat of Our City with us through events, books, performances and more.
Explore, Hispanic Heritage / Hispanic Heritage
Hispanic Heritage Month Cookbooks
Explore, Great Reads for Kids / Great Reads for Kids

Kids Staff Picks (September 2017) Kids Staff Picks (September 2017)

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Kids and parents, check out our latest picks for good reading.
Kids and parents, check out our latest picks for good reading.
If You Love, Science Fiction & Fantasy / Science Fiction & Fantasy

Books for the Future That Wasn't (Yet!) Books for the Future That Wasn't (Yet!)

By Ashley
Are you still hoping for a flying car or other tech predicted in science fiction? Ashley recommends books about very different futures.
Are you still hoping for a flying car or other tech predicted in science fiction? Ashley recommends books about very different futures.
Explore, One Book, One Chicago / One Book, One Chicago

Introducing Our One Book, One Chicago 20… Introducing Our One Book, One Chicago 20…

I'll Take You There by Greg Kot is the 28th selection for One Book, One Chicago. This year's program explores the theme Music: The Beat o…
I'll Take You There by Greg Kot is the 28th selection for One Book, One Chicago. This year's program explores the theme Music: The Beat o…

Fall 2017 Books Preview Fall 2017 Books Preview

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The fall harvest of books is nearly upon us. Here's our guide to some of the biggest and most exciting books headed our way.
The fall harvest of books is nearly upon us. Here's our guide to some of the biggest and most exciting books headed our way.
Explore, One Book, One Chicago / One Book, One Chicago

Guest Blog: Greg Kot on I'll Take You Th… Guest Blog: Greg Kot on I'll Take You Th…

By Jennifer
Greg Kot reflects on what inspired him to write I'll Take You There in this guest blog.
Greg Kot reflects on what inspired him to write I'll Take You There in this guest blog.
Explore, Business / Business

Fast Company: Online Magazine of the Mon… Fast Company: Online Magazine of the Mon…

Learn about Microsoft's turnaround, Amazon's grocery wars, Google's latest chat efforts and more in the October issue of Fast Company.
Learn about Microsoft's turnaround, Amazon's grocery wars, Google's latest chat efforts and more in the October issue of Fast Company.

A Sweet New Year! A Sweet New Year!

By Alexa
Alexa recommends books for kids on her favorite fall holiday, Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish new year.
Alexa recommends books for kids on her favorite fall holiday, Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish new year.

New Diverse Romance Titles for Teens New Diverse Romance Titles for Teens

By Sarah
Take a break from the world and read these "love conquers all" titles that don't feature the standard rom-com cast.
Take a break from the world and read these "love conquers all" titles that don't feature the standard rom-com cast.
Explore, World History / World History

The Vietnam War The Vietnam War

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Fans of the PBS series by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, here are some reading suggestions, both fiction and nonfiction, to deepen your journey…
Fans of the PBS series by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, here are some reading suggestions, both fiction and nonfiction, to deepen your journey…

Teen Voices: Jessica G. on Banned Books… Teen Voices: Jessica G. on Banned Books…

Jessica G. shares her thoughts about a few of her favorite books that are on American Library Association's frequently challenged book list.
Jessica G. shares her thoughts about a few of her favorite books that are on American Library Association's frequently challenged book list.

September 2017 Staff Picks September 2017 Staff Picks

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

COPA: Civilian Office of Police Accounta… COPA: Civilian Office of Police Accounta…

COPA, a new, independent police oversight agency, is the next step in Chicago's public safety reform efforts.
COPA, a new, independent police oversight agency, is the next step in Chicago's public safety reform efforts.
Explore, What's Making Headlines / What's Making Headlines

Cindy Pritzker Lecture: David Simas Cindy Pritzker Lecture: David Simas

Sep 25th | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
The CEO of the Obama Foundation discusses his life and work as well as the foundation's current activities and future plans.
The CEO of the Obama Foundation discusses his life and work as well as the foundation's current activities and future plans.

One City. One Dream. One Chicago. One City. One Dream. One Chicago.

We're a proud partner in One Chicago, which facilitates access to resources for Chicagoans, including immigrant and refugee communities.
We're a proud partner in One Chicago, which facilitates access to resources for Chicagoans, including immigrant and refugee communities.
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