Our Recommendations for Great Reading...

  • Adults

    Titles include best sellers, audio reviews, award-winning, book clubs and staff picks.

  • Teens

    Teen scene titles to fulfill your interests and curiosities.

  • Children

    Picture books, chapter books, award-winning and staff picks for learning and delight.

The Wright Brothers

By David McCullough

Two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize David McCullough tells the dramatic story-behind-the-story about the courageous brothers who taught the world how to fly: Wilbur and Orville Wright.


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Ember in the Ashes

By Sabaa Tahir

Laia is a Scholar living under the iron-fisted rule of the Martial Empire. When her brother is arrested for treason, Laia goes undercover as a slave at the empire's greatest military academy in exchange for assistance from rebel Scholars who claim that they will help to save her brother from execution.               

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The Island of Dr. Libris

By Chris Grabenstein

Chris Grabenstein, author of the "New York Times" bestselling "Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library "and coauthor of the I Funny series with James Patterson, celebrates the power of imagination with this action-packed adventure that shows that sometimes the "real" story starts after you close the book.

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Downloadable Audio, Video and Books

We have several resources for you to borrow downloadable audio, video and books for you to enjoy on your digital devices.

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Events & Classes

Check out our classes, discussion groups, craft groups, and storytimes for everyone.

Sat, May 30, 2015
Ipad and Tablet Class at 10:30 AM

Free classes are being held on May 16, May 20 and May 30 that will help you learn to use your Ipad or tablet. Registration is required.

Location: McLaughlin Room

Mon, Jun 1, 2015
Evening Book Discussion Group at 7:00 PM

Please join us in discussing Where’d You Go, Bernadette? by Maria Semple. Refreshments will be served.

Location: Program Room

Tue, Jun 2, 2015
Adventures in the Burg at 10:15 AM

The library has started an excursion group that will visit museums and other Pittsburgh locations once a month. In June the group visits Bayernhof Music Museum in O’Hara Township. Registration for all trips is required, and there may be an admission fee for the attractions. Contact the library’s Reference Department for details.

Location: TBD

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