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Tucson Gem, Mineral, and Fossil Showcase Tucson Gem, Mineral, and Fossil Showcase

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Collectors, vendors, and enthusiasts are ready for Tucson's annual Gem, Mineral, and Fossil showcase, an event that brings in over $110 million dollars to the Tucson economy every year. Whether you are a gem aficionado, want to learn more, or don't want to brave the crowds the…
Collectors, vendors, and enthusiasts are ready for Tucson's annual Gem, Mineral, and Fossil showcase, an event that brings in over $110…

Books Worth A Look! Books Worth A Look!

recommended by PimaLib_WeBuyTheBooks
Cool new titles, hot off the presses, picked by your PCPL Collection Development staff.
Cool new titles, hot off the presses, picked by your PCPL Collection Development staff.

Read Harder 2018: Published Posthumously Read Harder 2018: Published Posthumously

recommended by PimaLib_RavenousReaders
Some of these titles were found hidden away. Some were being worked on when the author died and they never knew how popular their books be…
Some of these titles were found hidden away. Some were being worked on when the author died and they never knew how popular their books be…

Himmel Library Staff Picks January 2018 Himmel Library Staff Picks January 2018

recommended by PimaLib_HimmelLibrary
Here's what we at Himmel are reading/listening to this month.
Here's what we at Himmel are reading/listening to this month.

The Waitlist for January 14, 2017 The Waitlist for January 14, 2017

recommended by PimaLib_RavenousReaders
We've all had it happen: You hear about a book and go to your local library to find it, but dozens of people are ahead of you on the waitlist. Don't fret! In this weekly column, Pima County Public Library staff let us in on some high-demand titles and suggest others to try.
We've all had it happen: You hear about a book and go to your local library to find it, but dozens of people are ahead of you on the…

Staff Picks

Kids & Teens

Coretta Scott King Book Awards Coretta Scott King Book Awards

recommended by PimaLib_TeneciaP
"The Coretta Scott King Book Awards are given annually to outstanding African American authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults that demonstrate an appreciation of African American culture and universal human values. The award commemorates the life and...
These awards are given annually to outstanding African American authors and illustrators of books for children & teens.

Teen Novels within a Historical Setting Teen Novels within a Historical Setting

recommended by PimaLib_SamR
Here are some historical novels to interest young adults.
Here are some historical novels to interest young adults.

January 17th Kid Inventors Day January 17th Kid Inventors Day

recommended by PimaLib_SierraG
Did you know earmuffs were invented by a fifteen-year old? That an eleven-year-old created the first Popsicle, or that a twelve-year-old created glow-in-the-dark paper? You don't have to be a super-genius to change the world, all you need is a love of science and the courage to…
Did you know earmuffs were invented by a fifteen-year old? That an eleven-year-old created the first Popsicle, or that a twelve-year-old cr…

Mary Murphy: writer with a tender touch Mary Murphy: writer with a tender touch

recommended by PimaLib_JeanSC
These gentle stories by Irish writer Mary Murphy will appeal to babies and toddlers, and their caregivers too.
These gentle stories by Irish writer Mary Murphy will appeal to babies and toddlers, and their caregivers too.

Gimme Gimme: Diverse teen adventures Gimme Gimme: Diverse teen adventures

recommended by PimaLib_JessicaP
Are you all about adventures? Do you love genre fiction? We've got some great diverse titles for you, all available at PCPL.
Are you all about adventures? Do you love genre fiction? We've got some great diverse titles for you, all available at PCPL.
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