Category Archives: Steph

Best of 2018: Stephanie

Welcome back to another installment of SPL’s Best of 2018! This week we’re featuring Stephanie! Stephanie is one of our full time reference assistants, and is one of the most creative people we know! Here is her Best of 2018 … Continue reading

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Neanderthal Opens the Door to the Universe by Preston Norton

Check out Neanderthal Opens the Door by Preston Norton today at the Smith Public Library!

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Far From the Tree by Robin Benway

Far from the Tree by Robin Benway   

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Dear Martin by Nic Stone

Dear Martin by Nic Stone About: Justyce McAllister is top of his class and set for the Ivy League—but none of that matters to the police officer who just put him in handcuffs. And despite leaving his rough neighborhood behind, … Continue reading

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God Loves Hair by Vivek Shraya

God Loves Hair by Vivek Shraya About: Vivek Shraya’s first book is a collection of twenty-one short stories following a tender, intellectual, and curious child as he navigates the complex realms of sexuality, gender, racial politics, religion, and belonging. God … Continue reading

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