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Book Club: 'The Buddha in the Attic'

The Buddha in the Attic is the tragic story of the extraordinary lives of "picture brides" from Japan to the United States.

Holiday Break

Children's Programming Will Resume After the Holidays

The Southeast Library Staff would like to wish every one a safe and happy holiday!However, in light of the upcoming celebrations, please take note that this is the last week of children's programs for 2012.All Story Times will be taking a break from Dec. 24 through Jan. 5. Regular Story Times and other programs will resume on Jan. 7.

The Walking Dead Universe

If you have never heard of The Walking Dead or think that you are too behind to catch up, here is a brief overview on how to best to jump into this series' world of the undead.

Imaginary Girls

A Supernatural Journey Through Sisterhood

Ruby said it would be the best summer ever, and so 14-year-old Chloe knew it would be. After all, Ruby gave the world weight and if she said it then it must be true. So when Ruby decides to have a party at the Reservoir, it goes without question that it will be the best party ever. Unfortunately, that is the night where everything changes forever.

'The Paris Wife'

November Book Club Selection

The life of Ernest Hemingway is well-documented. Hemingway himself kept diaries throughout his life, and chronicled his many adventures and loves.

November YA Book Review

'The Raven Boys' by Maggie Stiefvater

When reading The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater, there are a few things you need to know up front.The first thing you need to know is that yes, that is her real name. The second thing: If she kisses her true love, he will die.

Sandy, Oh Sandy

Stock Up On Library Essentials Before The Storm!

With Hurricane Sandy expected to make a BIG impression on Washington, DC, it's important to be prepared. However, aside from the essentials like flashlights and food, it's important to have a steady supply of entertainment too.So be sure to check out these great new books for the kids:

New Saturday Story Times

Come join us on Saturdays at 10 a.m. for our new Family Story Time!Preschoolers and their parents are invited to come hear stories and sing songs together before they head off on their weekend adventures.

Southeast Library offers expanded hours, programs

The Southeast Library will be offering expanded hours during the Northeast Library renovation. In addition to our regular hours, we are now open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. We will also offer story times on Tuesday and Thursday mornings.