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.

Gone Girl

By Gillian Flynn

Flynn's toxic mix of sharp-edged wit with deliciously chilling prose creates a nerve-fraying thriller that confounds readers at every turn. When his wife disappears on their anniversary, Nick starts having cringe-worthy daydreams and becomes oddly evasive, eschewing his golden boy past. The film version has been released and stars Ben Affleck and Rosamunde Pike as Nick and Amy Dunne.

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Survival Colony 9

By Joshua David Bellin

In a futuristic landscape ravaged by war, a colony's hopes for survival hingeon one teenage boy in this fast-paced, action-packed story.




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Nuts to You

By Lynne Rae Perkins

How far would you go for a friend? In Nuts to You, the funny and moving new novel by Newbery Medalist Lynne Rae Perkins, two squirrels go very far indeed to save a friend who has been snatched up by a hawk.

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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.

Sun, Nov 23, 2014
Quiet Fire: The Music of James Taylor at 2:00 PM

Guitar teacher and musician Peter King will explore what makes James Taylor’s music so original. Through guided listening to Taylor’s recordings as well as through songs played live on his guitar, Peter King will explain Taylor’s songwriting style. Refreshments will be provided.

Location: Program Room

Mon, Nov 24, 2014
Chinese language classes at 7:00 PM

A Chinese language class begins. Mandarin Chinese will be taught and the instructor is a native speaker. Registration is required and there is a fee. The session will last for 8 weeks.

Location: Hearst Study Room

Wed, Nov 26, 2014
Library will close at 5:00 pm at 10:00 AM

The library will close at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, November 26. Happy Thanksgiving!

Location: Library

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Our mission is to cultivate a community of lifelong learners.

Serving Aspinwall, Blawnox, Fox Chapel, Indiana, O'Hara, Sharpsburg and all Allegheny County residents.

Sharpsburg Community Library
10AM - 6PM
2PM - 8PM
12PM - 4PM
10AM - 4PM

ph: 412.781.0783

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Cooper-Siegel Community Library
10AM - 8PM
10AM - 5PM
10AM - 8PM
10AM - 8PM
10AM - 5PM
10AM - 5PM
1PM - 5PM

Please note: There are no Sunday hours in the summer.

ph: 412.828.9520

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