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Adult Selections For This Month
- Nonfiction: Dangerous Melodies: Classical Music in America from the Great War through the Cold War, by Johnathan Rosenberg
- Fiction: Snow Falling on Cedars, by David Guterson
- Economics: Freakonomics: a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything, by Steven Levitt
- Memoir: Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!: Adventures of a Curious Character, by Richard Feynman
- The Ghost Map: The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic - and How it Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World, by Steven Johnson
Children's and Teens' Selections for This Month
Claire, Young Adult (Tweens & Teens); Parenting Books
- YA Dystopian Fiction: Internment, by Samira Ahmed
- YA Graphic Novel/Biography: Photographic: The Life of Graciela Iturbide, by Isabel Quintero and Zeke Peña
- Parenting: Like a Mother: A Feminist Journey through the Science and Culture of Pregnancy, by Angela Garbes
David, Children's Graphic Novels and Teen Manga & Graphic Novels
- Junior Graphic Novel: Splatoon (series), by Sankichi Hinodeya
- Teen Graphic Novel: In Real Life, by Cory Doctorow
- Teen Manga: The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (series), by Akira Himekawa
Kathleen, Junior Fiction and Nonfiction
- Junior Fiction for National Women's History Month:
Stephanie, Young Children's Picture Books
- Children's Picture Book:
- Children's Spanish Picture Book: Quizás algo hermoso: cómo el arte transformó un barrio, by F. Isabel Campoy and Theresa Howell; illustrated by Rafael López. Also available in English, Maybe Something Beautiful: How Art Transformed a Neighborhood, by the same authors and illustrator.