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See How Small by Scott Blackwood

By MPL Staff on Jan 27, 2015 11:20 AM

The 1991 murder of several teenage girls that inspired this novel, have haunted Blackwood for 23 years. It struck a deep chord in anyone who lived in Austin, Texas, then—one that reverberates even now.

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Support The Library With Amazon Smile

By Anna on Jan 20, 2015 8:30 AM

Now you can donate to the Milwaukee Public Library Foundation by shopping on Amazon Smile. If you select the Milwaukee Public Library Foundation Inc. as your charity, a portion of the proceeds will be donated by Amazon to your local library, care of the foundation.

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Ready, Set, Read... the Oscars

By Jacki P on Jan 16, 2015 12:06 PM

Six of the eight best picture noms for this year's Academy Awards, which will be presented February 22, are based on books or are book-related. Here's the impressive reading list of nominees in Oscar's marquee categories.

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Jacki's Fiction Picks for January

By Jacki P on Jan 12, 2015 12:50 PM

Rosie and Don are back (The Rosie Project)! So are Claire and Sydney (Garden Spells)! And so is dreamwalker Paige (The Bone Season)! Catch up with good friends or make some new ones with these fiction suggestions.

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