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Dec 30, 2013
The first Thursday of every month 6th - 12th graders turn in reviews from Advance Reader copies of books they took from the last meeting. Interested in participating? Contact Carla A. the teen...
Dec 30, 2013
This installment: electrifying short stories; a new memoir by Salzman that explains a lot; Strout’s wonderful latest;  fascinating YA novel; a Danish fantasy; and a chilling Outback tale...
Dec 27, 2013
Ring in the New Year with some of these great holiday books!  You can find them at your local library:
Dec 23, 2013
This installment: a standup comedian’s memoir about adoption from China; a new mystery by C.J. Box; Satanic Verses on CD and much worth it; a fascinating hot new DVD about a hitherto obscure...
Nelson Mandela
Dec 18, 2013
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, the beloved South African anti-apartheid revolutionary and politician, died on December 5 at the age of 95.  After spending 27 years in prison, he was released and...
Dec 16, 2013
This installment: a difficult, rewarding novel; a lively one about Orthodox Jews; another difficult, rewarding novel (!); charming essays by a favorite Bosnian-American writer; Typhoid Mary brought...
Dec 11, 2013
Nunca es tarde para celebrar la vida y logros de Nelson Mandela. Hazlo aprendiendo algo nuevo cada dia. Empieza por nuestro catálogo.  
Dec 9, 2013
  This installment: a fine old DVD and novels about: deathbed truths; communion with a favorite author; the slippery nature of public relations; a father absconding with his kid; a...
Painting by Tara Spring
Dec 8, 2013
 Visit the Fairfax Library this December to see a colorful exhibition of landscapes, portraits and still lifes by Fairfax resident Tara Spring. Her whimsical acrylic works on canvas will...
Best Books 2013
Dec 3, 2013
The Library Journal recently published its Best Books 2013: Top Ten.  At the same time it released its Best Books 2013: More of the Best.  If you’re looking for some good books to...