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Brand New Picks from Ravenous Readers
recommended by PimaLib_RavenousReaders
Get some great ideas with these picks from the Ravenous Readers group! Many of these titles have alternate formats.
Get some great ideas with these picks from the Ravenous Readers group! Many of these titles have alternate formats.
Author Spotlight: Maureen Dowd Author Spotlight: Maureen Dowd
On the Tucson Festival of Books blog, meet nonfiction writer Maureen Dowd, as she talks politics, writing opinion columns, and more.
On the Tucson Festival of Books blog, meet nonfiction writer Maureen Dowd, as she talks politics, writing opinion columns, and more.
The Book Jumper
by Mechthild Glaser
Have you ever wished that you could step into one of your favorite books and be a part of the story? In this book, Amy discovers that she comes from a long line… More
recommended by PimaLib_KarinaR
We Need Diverse Swoons: The Sequel!
recommended by PimaLib_JessicaP
Even more romances and love stories featuring POC characters and authors, characters with disabilities, LGBTQ+ leads, and more!
Even more romances and love stories featuring POC characters and authors, characters with disabilities, LGBTQ+ leads, and more!
Learn About Black History Through Graphic Novels
recommended by PimaLib_DavidaL
February is Black History in the U.S., and it is the perfect time to begin reading and learning about black history. These vividly-illustrated, award-winning graphic novels are available at PCPL.
February is Black History in the U.S., and it is the perfect time to begin reading and learning about black history. These vividly-illustra…
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Mavericks, Non-Conformists, & Unorthodox Individuals in Black History
recommended by PimaLib_AngelaH
For Black History Month, we are remembering those in PCPL’s collection who may have been considered a maverick, a non-conformist or unorthodox back in their days. These tenacious individuals broke through barriers of color and gender and made a difference.
For Black History Month, we are remembering those considered a maverick, a non-conformist. or unorthodox back in their days.
Tonya Bolden: a gifted storyteller
recommended by PimaLib_JeanSC
Tonya Bolden, a presenting author at the upcoming Tucson Festival of Books, is an award-winning author of more than 20 books for the young. They include Maritcha: A Nineteenth-Century American Girl, a Coretta Scott King honor book and James Madison Book Award winner.
Tonya Bolden is an award-winning author of more than 20 books for the young. They include Maritcha: A Nineteenth-Century American Girl, a C…
RECIPES GALORE! Need we say more?
recommended by PimaLib_ShirleyL
Looking for that special new recipe for a festive spring occasion? Browse this assortment of new cookbooks with a broad variety of recipes…
Looking for that special new recipe for a festive spring occasion? Browse this assortment of new cookbooks with a broad variety of recipes…
Volunteer at the Festival Volunteer at the Festival
By PimaLib_RavenousReaders
The success of Tucson Festival of Books is due, in large part, to its volunteers. This year the Festival is going to be better than ever and we need your help. You’ll contribute to the friendly, welcoming atmosphere of the Festival and enjoy the ambience of book lovers and learne…
The success of Tucson Festival of Books is due, in large part, to its volunteers. This year the Festival is going to be better than ever and…
Arizona SciTech Festival at PCPL Arizona SciTech Festival at PCPL
Feb 4th - Mar 14th
Various Locations
It's time to geek out about science! During February and March Arizona's focus turns to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) wit…
It's time to geek out about science! During February and March Arizona's focus turns to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) with events all over the state.
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Parenting: for Toddlers to Teenagers!
recommended by PimaLib_ShirleyL
Raising a child or a teenager today is not like it was back in the ol' days when our parents raised us. Check out these resources for info…
Raising a child or a teenager today is not like it was back in the ol' days when our parents raised us. Check out these resources for info…
Taking Steps to Close the Digital Divide Taking Steps to Close the Digital Divide
New partnership makes enhanced digital literacy training and resources now available at your library!
New partnership makes enhanced digital literacy training and resources now available at your library!
Opera for the beginner
recommended by PimaLib_BrennaW
Are you one of those people who hates opera? Or at least, 'doesn't get it'? Opera is a vast and varied collection of music that really has something for everyone. If you hated your first opera, you might just fall in love with the next one! (And just for the record, the Phanto…
Are you one of those people who hates opera? Or at least, 'doesn't get it'? Opera is a vast and varied collection of music that really has…
Collecting Native Plant Seeds with the P… Collecting Native Plant Seeds with the Pima County Native Plant Nursery
Feb 28th | 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Grab your lunch and join us for a lunchtime presentation where we'll learn how the Pima County Native Plant Nursery collects and stores see…
Grab your lunch and join us for a lunchtime presentation where we'll learn how the Pima County Native Plant Nursery collects and stores seeds from Sonoran Desert native plants and how we can learn to do the same. Discover how to tell when seeds are ready, environmentally-sound c…
Find the health or medical information y… Find the health or medical information y…
By PimaLib_AskALibrarian
MedlinePlus, the premier website for quality consumer health information,  has a new streamlined look. The site still offers authoritative …
MedlinePlus, the premier website for quality consumer health information,  has a new streamlined look. The site still offers authoritative …
Kids & Teens
Play With This Book!: Interactive Pictur…
recommended by PimaLib_MaureenK
From a PCPL children's librarian: These picture books encourage kids to touch, tap, shake, tilt, talk to, and otherwise play with the book …
From a PCPL children's librarian: These picture books encourage kids to touch, tap, shake, tilt, talk to, and otherwise play with the book …
Crazy Road Trips with Mad Cows Crazy Road Trips with Mad Cows
By PimaLib_(Dusen)BerryBloggers
Going Bovine centers around Cameron Smith, a 16 year-old loser who doesn’t care about anything. He is perfectly happy to drift off in a tee…
Going Bovine centers around Cameron Smith, a 16 year-old loser who doesn’t care about anything. He is perfectly happy to drift off in a tee…
The Many Faces of Cinderella
recommended by PimaLib_AmandaB
Celebrate the universal appeal of the Cinderella story with a handful of its many incarnations which are part of the PCPL collection.
Celebrate the universal appeal of the Cinderella story with a handful of its many incarnations which are part of the PCPL collection.
Transgender Voices
recommended by PimaLib_Teens
Books for and about trans and nonbinary teens, at PCPL.
Books for and about trans and nonbinary teens, at PCPL.
Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss! Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!
Mar 1st | 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Grab Your hat and read with the Cat! Come celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday and Read Across America! We're hosting a Family Reading Event with D…
Grab Your hat and read with the Cat! Come celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday and Read Across America! We're hosting a Family Reading Event with Dr. Seuss books, coloring pages, bookmarks, and certificates for readers.** Come dressed as your favorite Dr. Seuss character for an extra p…
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Revistas Electrónicas
recommended by PimaLib_KrystalV
La verdad es que a mí me encanta leer revistas de moda, entretenimiento, decoración, cocina, historia... ¡bueno de todo! Pero no me gusta …
La verdad es que a mí me encanta leer revistas de moda, entretenimiento, decoración, cocina, historia... ¡bueno de todo! Pero no me gusta …
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Need some help getting started with digital downloads from the library? We offer both one-on-one and group sessions!
Need some help getting started with digital downloads from the library? We offer both one-on-one and group sessions!
¡Libros electrónicos (ebooks) están aquí… ¡Libros electrónicos (ebooks) están aquí…
By PimaLib_JessicaP
¿Le gustaría leer Cazadores de Sombras en ruso? ¡Ahora puede hacerlo!
¿Le gustaría leer Cazadores de Sombras en ruso? ¡Ahora puede hacerlo!
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Descarga canciones fabulosas. Baila como loco. #LibraryLove
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