Staff Picks

The Other Typist

"Take a dollop of Alfred Hitchcock, a dollop of Patricia Highsmith, throw in some Great Gatsby flourishes, and the result is Rindell's debut, a pitch-black comedy about a police stenographer accused of murder in 1920s Manhattan.... A deliciously addictive, cinematically influenced page-turner, both comic... more »

Samuel Johnson Prize

The Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction is one of the most prestigious prizes for non-fiction writing. The prize covers current affairs, history, politics, science, sport, travel, biography, autobiography and the arts.

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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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