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  • Salman Toor : no ordinary love
    Pride Month 2024

    New additions to the catalog representing LGBTQ+ artists and subjects

  • Cover missing

    The reentry bill of rights…

    The Warehouse

    Materials on art by incarcerated artists , artists responding to mass incarceration and artists using data visualization in conjunction with a series of events and an exhibit at Parkway Central Library highlighting The Warehouse: A Visual Primer on Mass Incarceration, by information artist Vic Liu and formerly incarcerated researcher and activist James Kilgore.


Reviews

  • Raging bull by Jake LaMotta
    ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    Classic 1980s boxing movie, directed by Martin Scorsese.

    Reviewed by Ellen C on Feb 3, 2024

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  • Heat by Michael Mann
    ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    Heat is a 1995 American crime film written and directed by Michael Mann. It features an ensemble cast led by Al Pacino and Robert De Niro, with Val Kilmer, Tom Sizemore, Diane Venora, Amy Brenneman, Ashley Judd, Wes Studi, and Jon Voight in supporting roles

    Reviewed by Ellen C on Feb 3, 2024

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  • Body heat by Lawrence Kasdan
    ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    A steamy romance unfolds between a lawyer and a housewife; but who is seducing who? Treachery unfolds. No spoilers.

    Reviewed by Ellen C on Feb 3, 2024

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  • The Stinky Cheese Man and other fairly stupid… by Scieszka, Jon.
    ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
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    Reviewed by Aedan Y on Jan 24, 2024

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  • Pete the cat : rocking in my school shoes by Litwin, Eric.
    ★ ★ ★ ★ ☆

    This book used to be my younger brother’s favorite book when we were growing up. When I reread this I had a rush of nostalgia of the days my mother used to read this to me and my brother. This story inspired my brother to want a red pair of converses, my mother used to have to try and take them off of him. The simple cat art work is memorable, the colors are vivid, the story and the lyrics complement the artwork. But beware after you read this book you may be singing to yourself Rock in my school shoes.

    Reviewed by Aedan Y on Jan 24, 2024

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  • Tiny fox and great boar. by Ko?omycka, Berenika,
    ☆☆☆☆☆
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    Reviewed by Collin K on Jan 18, 2024

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