Posted in Books | March 10, 2021
The library’s collections keep expanding! This month, we have adult novels by award-winning authors, biographies of pioneering women in science and sports, fun and adventurous children’s books, an illustrated debut teen novel, and more.  March 2, 2021Justine (YA) by Forsyth…
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Posted in Books | January 14, 2021
Here are some of the new books coming to the Library for adults, children, and teens—from memoir and mystery for adult to young adult novels by acclaimed authors to exciting children’s books and books for Black History Month.    January 5, 2021A Sled for Gabo (children’s) by…
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Posted in Books | November 10, 2020
Every Thursday, the library hosts an author for its Literary Thursdays program. On November 5, our guest was Carlton F.W. Larson, Martin Luther King, Jr. Professor of Law at the University of California, Davis, School of Law and leading treason scholar. Larson’s new book, On…
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Posted in Books | July 17, 2020
To help keep our customers informed, we’ve compiled this list of print and electronic books in English, Chinese, and Spanish about the history of pandemics and the current COVID-19 crisis. To see how Queens Public Library is reopening and responding to COVID-19, visit our…
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Posted in Books | May 27, 2020
There is still time this May to celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. We recognize contributions to our collective culture, history, and advancements in the United States. Below are some highlights of electronic resources selected by librarian Thomas Maxheimer,…
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