Facebook Movie Night: Doomsday Machine

Monday, December 26, 2022, 7:00 PM .

Join us on our Facebook page every Monday night at 7:00 PM for an online screening of a classic movie. This week we’re watching the low budget sci-fi movie, Doomsday Machine.


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December 2022 LibraryReads List

Every month at libraryreads.org, librarians across the county nominate their favorite upcoming books. Whichever books get the most nominations go onto the monthly list. Place holds now to get these sure-to-be popular books as soon as possible after they're released.


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2022 National Book Awards Winners

Established in 1950, the National Book Awards are American literary prizes administered by the National Book Foundation. A pantheon of writers such as William Faulkner, Ralph Ellison, John Cheever, Bernard Malamud, Philip Roth, Norman Mailer, Saul Bellow, Toni Morrison, Flannery O’Connor, Thomas Pynchon, Alice Walker, E. Annie Proulx, Jesmyn Ward, and Ta-Nehisi Coates have all won National Book Awards.


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Facebook Movie Night: Misbehaving Husbands

Monday, December 19, 2022, 7:00 PM .

Join us on our Facebook page every Monday night at 7:00 PM for an online screening of a classic movie. This week we’re watching the comedy of errors, Misbehaving Husbands.


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Seven Movies to Watch on Thanksgiving Day

We could all name a ton of movies set on most holidays. Christmas movies are probably the easiest with Halloween a close second. But what about Thanksgiving? How many come to mind? You probably thought of Planes, Trains and Automobiles. So did I? I thought of a few slightly more obscure ones, too. Check 'em out.


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Facebook Movie Night: The Last Time I Saw Paris

Monday, December 12, 2022, 7:00 PM .

Join us on our Facebook page every Monday night at 7:00 PM for an online screening of a classic movie. This week we’re watching Elizabeth Taylor, Van Johnson, and Walter Pidgeon in The Last Time I Saw Paris.


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2022 Kirkus Prize Winners

In a ceremony at the Austin Central Library, Kirkus Reviews announced the three winners of their ninth annual Kirkus Prize in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Young Readers’ Literature.


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Facebook Movie Night: Beat the Devil

Monday, December 05, 2022, 7:00 PM.

Join us on our Facebook page every Monday night at 7:00 PM for an online screening of a classic movie. This week we’re watching John Huston's adventure comedy, Beat the Devil.


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Halloween Horrors: Let the Right One In

Lonely, 12-year-old Oskar is regularly bullied by his stronger classmates. A new friendship develops when Eli, a pale, serious young girl who only comes out at night, moves in next door. Coinciding with her arrival is a series of inexplicable disappearances and murders.


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November 2022 LibraryReads List

Every month at libraryreads.org, librarians across the county nominate their favorite upcoming books. Whichever books get the most nominations go onto the monthly list. Place holds now to get these sure-to-be popular books as soon as possible after they're released.


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