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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Chase Darkness with Me: how one true-crime writer started solving murders

Chase Darkness with Me

With an exclusive behind-the-scenes conversation between Billy Jensen and retired detective Paul Holes on the Golden State Killer, their favorite cold cases, and more***

Have you ever wanted to solve a murder? Gather the clues the police overlooked? Put to...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Cold warriors : writers who waged the literary Cold War

Cold Warriors

A brilliant, invigorating account of the great writers on both sides of the Iron Curtain who played the dangerous games of espionage, dissidence and subversion that changed the course of the Cold War.During the Cold War, literature was both sword and noos...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Contraband

Countraband

Stone Barrington is caught in the web of a national smuggling operation in the latest action-packed thriller from the #1 New York Times bestselling author.Stone Barrington is getting some much-needed rest and relaxation in the Florida sun when tr...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Flip the Script: getting people to think your idea is their idea

Flip the Script

Is there anything worse than a high-pressure salesperson pushing you to say "yes" (then sign on the dotted line) before you're ready?If there's one lesson Oren Klaff has learned over decades of pitching, presenting, and closing long-shot, high-s...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Homegrown: how the red sox built a champion from the ground up

Homegrown

The captivating inside story of the historic 2018 Boston Red Sox, as told through the assembly and ascendancy of their talented young core--the culmination of nearly a decade of reporting from one of the most respected baseball writers in the country.

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

How to be an Antiracist

How to be an antirascist

Ibram X. Kendi's concept of antiracism reenergizes and reshapes the conversation about racial justice in America--but even more fundamentally, points us toward liberating new ways of thinking about ourselves and each other. In How to Be an Antira...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Inland

Inland

In the lawless, drought-ridden lands of the Arizona Territory in 1893, two extraordinary lives collide. Nora is an unflinching frontierswoman awaiting the return of the men in her life--her husband, who has gone in search of water for the parched househol...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Life and other Inconveniences

Life and other inconviences

Emma London never thought she had anything in common with her grandmother Genevieve London. The regal old woman came from wealthy and bluest-blood New England stock, but that didn't protect her from life's cruelest blows: the disappearance of Genevieve's ...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

NFL Century: the one-hundred-year rise of America's greatest sports league

NFL Century

The definitive history of the NFL in honor of the league's one hundredth season, from the former executive director of the Pro Football Hall of Fame "I can think of no one better qualified--or more enthusiastic--to chronicl...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Keeping Lucy

Saving Lucy

The heartbreaking and uplifting story, inspired by true events, of how far one mother must go to protect her daughter.

Dover, Massachusetts, 1969. Ginny Richardson's heart was torn open when her baby girl, Lucy, born with Down Syndrome, was taken from her....

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Press Enter to Continue

Press enter to continue

Galvan's characters navigate a candy-colored world of geometric energy. Departments of inhumane resources dehumanize the people it is purported to protect; information is determinedly mined like the gold of the 21st century that it is; induced suicidal th...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

River of Fire

River of fire

Sister Helen Prejean's work as an activist nun, campaigning to educate Americans about the inhumanity of the death penalty, is known to millions worldwide. Less widely known is the evolution of her spiritual journey from praying for God to solve the world...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Scam Me if You Can

Scam me if you can

Former con artist Frank Abagnale became famous when his early life was chronicled in the hit movie Catch Me If You Can. For the past four decades he's been working for the good guys, helping the FBI, financial institutions, corporations, and law ...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

The Attack

The Attack

A dead girl, a wealthy family, and indications of drug use. It's a toxic mix that leads Philadelphia detective Matt Payne deep into an unexpected maelstrom of deceit and madness in the latest entry in the New York Times-bestselling Badge of Honor series.I...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

The Birthday Girl

The Birthday Girl

Before she became a glamorous fashion designer, Ellie de Florent-Stinson was a trailer-park teen about to turn sixteen. But a night of birthday celebration doesn't go exactly as planned and descends into a night she'll never be able to forget. No...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

The Bitterroots

The Bitterroots

The ties that bind can burn you.

Former sheriff's investigator Cassie Dewell is trying to start her life over as in private practice. She's her own boss and answers to no one, and that's just the way she likes it after the past few tumultuous years. All th...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

The Dark Side

The Dark Side

Zoe Morgan's childhood was marked by her younger sister's tragic illness, watching as her parents dedicated themselves completely to her final days and then divorced. As a young woman driven by these painful memories, Zoe sets the bar high for herself, st...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

The Escape Room

The Escape Room

Welcome to the escape room. Your goal is simple. Get out alive.

In the lucrative world of finance, Vincent, Jules, Sylvie, and Sam are at the top of their game. They've mastered the art of the deal and celebrate their success in style--but a life of extrem...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

The Last Good Guys

The Last Good Guy

When hired by a beautiful and enigmatic woman to find her missing younger sister, private investigator Roland Ford immediately senses that the case is not what it seems. He is soon swept up in a web of lies and secrets as he searches for the teenager, and...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

The Last Widow

The Last Widow

A mysterious kidnapping

On a hot summer night, a scientist from the Centers for Disease Control is grabbed by unknown assailants in a shopping center parking lot. The authorities are desperate to save the doctor who's been vanished into thin air.

A devastat...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

The Long Accomplishment

The Long Accomplishment

At this story's start, Moody, a recovering alcoholic and sexual compulsive with a history of depression, is also the divorced father of a beloved little girl and a man in love; his answer to the question "Would you like to be in a committed relations...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

The Lost Daughter

The Lost Daughter

If you loved I Am Anastasia by Ariel Lawhon you won't want to miss this novel about her sister, Grand Duchess Maria. What really happened to this lost Romanov daughter? A new novel perfect for anyone curious about Anastasia, Maria, and the other lost Roma...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

The Murder List

The Murder LIst

Law student Rachel North will tell you, without hesitation, what she knows to be true. She's smart, she's a hard worker, she does the right thing, she's successfully married to a faithful and devoted husband, a lion of Boston's defense bar, and her intern...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

The Oysterville Sewing Circle

The Oysterville Sewing Circle

At the break of dawn, Caroline Shelby rolls into Oysterville, Washington, a tiny hamlet at the edge of the raging Pacific.

She's come home.

Home to a place she thought she'd left forever, home of her heart and memories, but not her future. Ten years ago, Ca...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

The Warehouse

The Warehouse

Paxton never thought he'd be working for Cloud, the giant tech company that's eaten much of the American economy. Much less that he'd be moving into one of the company's sprawling live-work facilities.But compared to what's left outside, Cloud's bland cha...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

The Things You Save in a Fire

Things you save in the fire

Cassie Hanwell was born for emergencies. As one of the only female firefighters in her Texas firehouse, she's seen her fair share of them, and she's a total pro at other people's tragedies. But when her estranged and ailing mother asks her to give up her ...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Thirteen

Thirteen

It's the murder trial of the century. And Joshua Kane has killed to get the best seat in the house - and to be sure the wrong man goes down for the crime. Because this time, the killer isn't on trial. He's on the jury.

But there's someone on his tail. Form...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Tidelands

Tidelands

Midsummer's Eve, 1648, England is in the grip of a civil war between renegade king and rebellious parliament. The struggle reaches every corner of the kingdom, even the remote tidelands --the marshy landscape of the south coast.Alinor, a descendant of wis...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Travel Light, Move Fast

Travel Light  Move Fast

From bestselling author Alexandra Fuller, the utterly original story of her father, Tim Fuller, and a deeply felt tribute to a life well livedSix months before he died in Budapest, Tim Fuller turned to his daughter: "Let me tell you the secret to lif...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

We Are All Good People Here

We are all good people here

Eve Whalen, privileged child of an old-money Atlanta family, meets Daniella Gold in the fall of 1962, on their first day at Belmont College. Paired as roommates, the two become fast friends. Daniella, raised in Georgetown by a Jewish father and a Methodis...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

When I was White

When I was White

The stunning and provocative coming-of-age memoir about Sarah Valentine's childhood as a white girl in the suburbs of Pittsburgh, and her discovery that her father was a black man.At the age of 27, Sarah Valentine discovered that she was not, in fact, the...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

The Women of the Copper Country

Women of the Copper Country

In July 1913, twenty-five-year-old Annie Clements had seen enough of the world to know that it was unfair. She's spent her whole life in the copper-mining town of Calumet, Michigan where men risk their lives for meager salaries--and had barely enough to p...

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Posted on: July 25, 2019

Magic Show with Ed Popielarczyk

Sunday, 8/25, 3 pm. Enjoy a magic/comedy show with lots of audience participation. The kids are the stars because they make the magic happen! Ages 3 and up. No registration.  

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

The program is simple. Read a book and log it into the system. When you reach a milestone, head to the library to pick up a prize!

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

Call for Entries The Norwalk Public Library will be Pairing Artists with Poets!

Call for Entries - The Norwalk Public Library will be Pairing Artists with Poets!

"A great way to really enjoy poetry is to create a visual representation of a poem by making a painting or other artwork that shows images of the poem and captures how y...

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Posted on: May 2, 2019

NPL’s Seed Library Stocked for Planting Season - Borrow Free Seeds & Harvest Yours to Share

The Seed Library is located on the main level just outside Studio One (1 Belden Avenue, Norwalk), along with brochures on how the self-service procedure works. Borrowing is easy, and the Reference staff is always available to help get you started.

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Rocket Launch with Discovery Museum

Rocket Launch with Discovery Museum

The Norwalk Public Library and Discovery Museum staff have opened the partnership’s hands-on rocket launching program. Students and other library visitors will have the opportunity to engage with Discovery Muse...

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Posted on: April 18, 2017

Emergency Assistance

At the following link, are emergency assistance and crisis services resources. For more information, please contact the Norwalk Office of Emergency Management at (203) 854-0200.

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

JOSEPH BAKER

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Book Suggestion: Triple Jeopardy: A Daniel Pitt Novel by Anne Perry

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CD Suggestion: 15 Big Ones / Love You by The Beach Boys

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

JOHN SHOUP

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Book Suggestion:  Raise Your Game: High Performance Secrets from the Best of the Best by Alan Stein Jr. with Jon Sternfeld

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CD Suggestion:  21 by Adele

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

SHERELLE HARRIS

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Book Suggestion: A Day at School by Severine Cordier and Cynthia Lacroix

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CD Suggestion:  Winnie The Pooh and the Honey Tree by Disney 

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

MICHELLE KELLY

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Book Suggestion: Because by Mo Williams 

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CD Suggestion: 21 Really Cool Songs by Sugar Beats

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

BIANCA BRILLANT

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Book Suggestion: World of Eric Carle, What Do You See? by Jennifer H. Keast

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CD Suggestion: Fancy Nancy The Musical by The Original Broadway Cast

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

THURMAN HALL

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Book Suggestion: Now and Then: The Poems of Gil Scott-Heron  by Gil Scott-Heron

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CD Suggestion:  Tender Lover by Babyface

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

KIMANI HOHEB

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Book Suggestion: The Power by Naomi Alderman

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CD Suggestion: Pray for the Wicked by Panic! At the Disco

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

CRYSTAL LOPEZ

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Book Suggestion: Radical Kindness: The Life Changing Power of Giving and Receiving by Angela C. Santomero

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CD Suggestion: The Chronic by Dr.Dre

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

EGYPT DOPWELL

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Book Suggestion:  The Baby Sitters Club: Kristy's Big Day by Ann Martin 

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CD Suggestion: Hannah Montana by Hannah Montana

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

DONNA PARKER

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Book Suggestion: Unbreak My Heart: A Memoir  by Toni Braxton

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CD Suggestion:  Two Eleven by Brandy

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

DANIEL RODRIGUEZ

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Book Suggestion: Head First Programming : A Learner's Guide to Programming, Using the Python Language  by Paul Barry and David Griffiths 

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CD Suggestion: Seal by Seal

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

SYLVIA SCHULMAN

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Book Suggestion: Martha Stewart's Appetizers: 200 Recipes for Dips, Spreads, Snacks, Small Plates, and Other Delicious Hors d'Oeuvres, Plus 30 Cocktails By Martha Stewart

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Posted on: April 18, 2017

Emergency Assistance

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Virtual Reality

Mondays from 5-6 pm. Explore, create, view and share 360-degree virtual reality 3D experiences in photos and videos. Participants will bring a Smartphone, and a password to download free VR apps. Grades 7 and above; Grades 3-6 if accompanied by an adult. ...

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Posted on: June 27, 2019

Mindstorm EV3 Robotics & Coding for Teens

Alternate Saturdays, 3-4 pm. Teen Room. Learn to build and program LEGO Mindstorm EV3  physical robots. Grades 5-12; Grades 5-6 if accompanied by an adult. Call 203-899-2780 x 15131 to register.

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Posted on: June 27, 2019

3D Print & Design

Thursdays, 8/1, 8/8, 8/15, 8/22, 8/29, 5-7 pm. Studio One. Learn how to use a 3D design software, 3D scanner and  3D printer. Grades 7 and Up; Grades 3-6 if accompanied by an adult. Call 203-899-2780 x 15131 to register.

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Posted on: June 27, 2019

We Do Robotics and Coding for Teens

Wednesdays, 7/10, 7/17, 7/24, 7/31, 5-6 pm. Studio One. Learn STEM skills while building and programming robots with LEGO bricks, gears, motors and sensors. Grades 3-6 accompanied by an adult. Call 203-899-2780 x 15131 to register.

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