New in Hardcover

What Can a Citizen Do? Cover Image

Author/illustrator duo Dave Eggers and Shawn Harris pair up once again to ask What Can A Citizen Do?...

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Blast from the Past

Kid Presidents: True Tales of Childhood from America's Presidents (Kid Legends #1) Cover Image

Did you know that Dwight Eisenhower had a battle of wits with a territorial goose? That Lyndon Johnson was in love with his teacher? How about that Richard Nixon...

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YA Pick

This Is Our Constitution: What It Is and Why It Matters Cover Image

In this important book by Pakistani immigrant, Gold Star father, and 2016 Democratic National Convention speaker Khizr Khan, readers are present...

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Book Subscription

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Join our signed first editions club and have a first edition, first printing of a new children’s picture book delivered each month directly to your doorstep (or pick it up at the store). The February book is The Roots of Rap by Frank Morrison (little bee, $18.99).



Mamoo Kids Zipper Totes

Gifts for Kids

Mamoo creates awe-inspiring bags for active, adventurous kids. The zipper totes are handcrafted in Oakland, CA from 100% natural cotton canvas with adjustable cross-body strap and are machine washable. They are just the right size to hold standard-size kids’ folders.


Teen Book Group

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The Teen Book Group for teens ages 13–16 meets on the fourth Sunday of the month at 3:30 p.m., downstairs in the Children and Teens Department, to discuss and dissect a book of our choosing. The next meeting is on November 25 at 3:30 and we will be reading A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tahereh Mafi. Have questions? Interested in joining? Email Emily at