October 22, 2014

What’s New

Elizabeth is Missing
Download the audiobook version of Elizabeth is Missing by Emma Healey!
Friends' Membership Anniversary Sale
The Friends Shop, located in the Main Library, is offering a special sale for members. Celebrate with big savings!
Desert God: A Novel of Ancient Egypt
Place your hold on the new novel by Wilbur Smith!
Dreamers and Deceivers: True Stories of the Heroes and Villains Who Made America
Place your hold on the new book by Glenn Beck!
National Book Award Finalists
On October 15, the finalists for the 2014 National Book Award were revealed on NPR. Place a hold on one of the nominated titles today!
Destroyer Angel Readalikes
If you love mysteries set in the great outdoors, then these latest additions to our collection are for you!
Teen On the Same Page
Pick up a copy of The Vigilante Poets of Selwyn Academy at your local Library and participate in Teen On The Same Page!
It's a Big Read!
Download a copy of Anatomy of a Misfit by Andrea Portes as part of the worldwide digital book club, Big Library Read, Oct. 13-28.
Financial Planning Day
Get free expert help with your finances as part of the local partnership between the City of Cincinnati, the Financial Planning Association of Southwestern Ohio and the Library. Financial Planning Day will be held on Saturday, Oct. 25, 10 a.m.–2:30 p.m. at the Main Library.
Halloween Reads
Haunted houses, spooky carved pumpkins, trick-or-treating, and scary books go hand in hand for Halloween! From mystery to suspense to horrifying, there is no better way to get into the spirit of Halloween than by reading one of these great books picked by our staff!
The Best of Me
Read the book by Nicholas Sparks before the movie hits the theaters later this month. Check out a copy at your Library now!
Local author Kathy Wilson named Library Foundation's new Writer-in-Residence
Contributing senior editor at Cincinnati Magazine, columnist for CityBeat, and the author of Your Negro Tour Guide, Wilson will conduct a writer’s workshop, speak at community events, and participate in Library programs during her residency.