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What’s HOT: Top 10 Audiobooks on OverDrive Right Now! (Oct. 2016)

10.) Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris Everyone knows a couple like Jack and Grace: he has looks and wealth, she has charm and elegance. You’d like to get to know Grace better. But it’s difficult, because you realize Jack and Grace are never apart. Some might call this true love. Picture this: a dinner party […]

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New Nonfiction Books: October 2016

Interested in a specific title? Visit our online catalog to search the library’s entire collection! Click here to go to the library’s catalog. Al Capone by Deirdre Bair Born in 1899 in Brooklyn, New York, to poor, Italian immigrant parents, Al Capone went on to become the most infamous gangster in American history. In 1925, during […]

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New Fiction Books: October 2016

Interested in a specific title? Visit our online catalog to search the library’s entire collection! Click here to go to the library’s catalog. General Fiction Books The Angel of History by Rabih Alameddine Following the critical and commercial success of An Unnecessary Woman, Alameddine delivers a spectacular portrait of a man and an era of profound […]

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What’s HOT: Top 10 eBooks on OverDrive

10.) Most Wanted by Lisa Scottoline Christine Nilsson and her husband, Marcus, are desperate for a baby. Unable to conceive, they find themselves facing a difficult choice they had never anticipated. After many appointments with specialists, endless research, and countless conversations, they make the decision to use a donor. Two months pass and Christine is […]

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International Read an eBook Day 2016

Today is International Read an eBook Day! We have thousands of ebooks (and audiobooks!) available to you through our virtual library, Overdrive. All you need to get started is your valid Avalon Free Public Library library card. Click here to go straight to Overdrive to start browsing books! Or watch our videos below for helpful […]

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Upcoming DVD’s: October 2016

Click here to visit library catalog or for technical support call (609) 967-7155. Our staff will be happy to place your hold for you. **Due to changes in policy for rental copies of movies by some studios, not all titles will be available to be checked out on the date listed below** September 6th – […]

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What’s HOT: Top Circulating Movies of Summer 2016

Last week, we took a look at the top 20 circulating fiction books at the library over the course of the summer. This week, we’re going to see what were the most popular movies of the summer. The list ranges from 2016 Oscar winners to feel good family favorites! If you’re interested in reserving one […]

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What’s HOT: Top Fiction Books of Summer 2016

Now that summer is coming to a close, we figured we would dedicate this edition of What’s HOT to the top 20 fiction books of the summer! You’ll notice we added the total circulation (how many times the book has been taken out) and the release date of each item so you can get an […]

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New Nonfiction Books: September 2016

Interested in a specific title? Visit our online catalog to search the library’s entire collection. Alton Brown: EveryDayCook by Alton Brown My name is Alton Brown and I wrote this book. It’s my first in a few years because I’ve been busy with television projects such asGood Eats and Iron Chef America and Cutthroat Kitchen. When […]

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New Fiction Books: September 2016

Interested in a specific title? Visit our online catalog to search the library’s entire collection! Click here to go to the library’s catalog. General Fiction Books   Commonwealth by Ann Patchett One Sunday afternoon in Southern California, Bert Cousins shows up at Franny Keating’s christening party uninvited. Before evening falls, he has kissed Franny’s mother, Beverly—thus […]