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The Ghost Map

From the dynamic thinker routinely compared to Malcolm Gladwell, E. O. Wilson, and James Gleick, The Ghost Map is a riveting page-turner with a real-life historical hero that brilliantly illuminates the intertwined histories of the spread of viruses, rise of cities, and the nature of scientific inquiry. These are... more »

Pulitzer Prize - Nonfiction

The Pulitzer Prize is awarded for distinguished nonfiction by an American author, typically dealing with American life.

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Freegal Music

Freegal is a downloadable music service from the Johnston Public Library. All you need is your library card number and password. Freegal offers access to 3 million songs from 10,000 labels all DRM free.


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