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Once you've finished the blockbuster books, try out these novels: http://on.nypl.org/1PNPVB7
A welcome infusion of new titles this week! A frontier survival story, a steamy romance, a thriller, and a mother-daughter story join the list.
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Explore old maps of New York City in our Digital Collections: http://on.nypl.org/1PDb8tZ
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Adam Silvera, author of YA book More Happy Than Not, gave an inspirational talk and Q&A in the Bronx. http://on.nypl.org/1R1TUMb
A few teens asked about his writing as well as his literary influences. From his writing process to his tattoos, the questions varied greatly, and they allowed for the teens to get to know Adam better.
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Did you know Bach was regularly paid in beer? That's just one of the interesting facts in this conversation between Nico Muhly and Ira Glass: http://on.nypl.org/1MJdi8P
Nico Muhly is the youngest composer ever to have his work performed at the Metropolitan Opera. Recently, he joined Ira Glass, best known as the host of This American Life, to discuss his new opera Two Boys.
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"I first got involved in the theater for purely political reasons. In other words, I had no interest in the theater when I started out." - David Hare http://on.nypl.org/1JzvdUK
Playwright, screenwriter, and director David Hare has been nominated for two Academy Awards, three Golden Globe Awards, and three Tony Awards. The winner of a BAFTA in 1979 and a PEN/Pinter Award in 2011, Hare was knighted in 1988.
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Finally, fabulous finds for foodies: http://on.nypl.org/1NUQvus
With the holidays at our doorstep, there’s one thing that’s sure to be on everyone’s mind: food! So naturally, this December we here at Mid-Manhattan decided to dedicate our monthly Open Book Night to a discussion of favorite food or cooking related books.
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I haven't been to New York in many years and I am looking forward to going soon Praise Yahweh 
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We're counting the seconds until these YA books come out. http://on.nypl.org/1nYXI4d
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Volunteers are integral in helping us transcribe the stories of New Yorkers in our Community Oral History Project! http://on.nypl.org/1mm1pkd
A guest post from volunteer Kaitlin McClure about her experience tagging and transcript correcting.
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Отрадно, Что к Публичной Библиотеке Нью-Йорка: Многие - с Чистым Сердцем... - Благоволят. 
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It can be tough to keep your children informed in a way that makes sense for their age. These books can help. http://on.nypl.org/1IGLZRG
These books can help children discuss and better process difficult world events such as war, immigration, discrimination, and environmental conservation.
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Для Возраста..., Сообразно - Воспитание...; а Смысл... Обретается..., Для Возрастания... - Во Благонравии.
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Did you know there was a televised version of Alice in Wonderland in the 1950s? Learn more about the production here: http://on.nypl.org/1QSImuE
In the 1954 and 1955 seasons, two lavish productions of Alice in Wonderland were premiered on television. In each case, they were developed to attract families to the presenting series and their sponsors.
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Dalkey has continually expanded the much needed world of quality translations for works that yearn for the proper attention. http://on.nypl.org/1Onqx4s
In continuation of the Three (or more) Series: Dalkey Archive's specialty lies within curating and bringing forth names in literature that are often left out of the conversation. Many of these titles fall under avant garde, while others are titles that have been forgotten about, or never translated for the English speaking world.
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Our online edition of The New York Public Library Now! is available - flip through to find out about free exhibitions, classes, and programs happening this winter: http://on.nypl.org/1MJde95
Free Classes, Programs, Exhibitions Discover free Library programs for adults, kids, and teens! Pick up a copy today at any Library location or flip through it online.
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