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Charm City Rocks

Charm City Rocks by Matthew Norman

What would you do if your son set you up with your celebrity crush?

Posted by on April 1, 2024

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Part of My World by Jodi Benson

Look at this book! Isn't it neat?

Posted by on August 1, 2023

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The LEGO Story: How a Little Toy Sparked the World’s Imagination by Jens Andersen

Celebrating 90 years of bricks and mini figs!

Posted by on February 1, 2023

License to Parent: How My Career as a Spy Helped Me Raise Resourceful, Self-Sufficient Kids by Christina Hillsberg

Analytical mom + operational dad = the CIA way of parenting

Posted by on January 15, 2023

We Were Dreamers

We Were Dreamers: An Immigrant Superhero Origin Story by Simu Liu

From Canadian kiddo to Marvel Universe superhero, this is the story of Simu Liu in his own words.

LGBTQ+ Voices & Experiences: An Adult Reading List

Celebrate Pride Month with this collection of stories from and about LGBTQ+ community members.

Gmorning, Gnight!: Little Pep Talks for Me & You by Lin Manuel Miranda

If your household has been recently obsessed with “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” from Disney’s Encanto or has learned all the words to “Satisfied” from Hamilton before that, you have one man to thank for the songs that live in your head rent-free. His name is Lin-Manuel Miranda. Just an O away from being on the short list of EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony) winners, this Puerto Rican composer, lyricist, Read more...

Posted by on February 15, 2022

Celebrating 100 Years: 1921

The Village of Westmont is celebrating its 100th birthday! Wonder what folks were reading before the library was even founded? These titles, now available in electronic formats, were the most Read more...

Posted by on November 18, 2021

Dead Girls and Other Stories by Emily Geminder

A haunting collection of short stories with an engaging insight on life and death.

Posted by on October 26, 2021

Cookbooks: Celebrity Edition

Ever wonder what your favorite celebrities like to eat at home? Or at least what they want you to think they eat! Here are some of the most popular cookbooks Read more...

Posted by on September 30, 2021

A Century of Reading: The 2010s

Social media has evolved rapidly in the last decade, giving us new and innovative ways to communicate, learn, and entertain.   Think Before You Like : Social Media’s Effect on Read more...

Posted by on July 31, 2021

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