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New StoryWalk, The Wish Tree by Kyo Maclear

StoryWalk® is an innovative and delightful way for children — and adults! — to enjoy reading... Read more

MHL will be closed on Monday, January 16th in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

MHL will be closed on Monday, January 16th in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. (We will be open our usual hours on Saturday the 14th and Sunday the 15th). If you're looking to something to read over the weekend, you might be interested in one of these works of historical fiction set... Read more

All The Feels!

Books With All the Feels

Have you signed up for MHL's Winter Reading Club? It's running this month for readers of all ages. For the winter reading club, you can read whatever books you'd like. But if you're looking for suggestions, here are some novels and... Read more

January 2023 Book of the Month pick: The Secret Life of Albert Entwistle

January 2023 Book of the Month

Pour yourself a cuppa and curl up with January's Book of the Month, The Secret Life of Albert Entwistle, a charming British story about lost love and second chances.... Read more

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2023 Best Picture Nominees

2023 Best Picture Nominees

This year's Oscar nominations were recently announced, and several of the year's Best Picture nominees are available at MHL, either on DVD or to stream from one of our Roku devices. You can check out the full list of nominees... Read more

Year of the Rabbit

Year of the Rabbit

For many Asian cultures and others celebrating the lunar new year, 2023 will begin on Sunday, January 22nd. 2023 is the Year of the Rabbit, so why not kick it off with one of these bunny-titled books?

January 2023 Mid-Month Sudoku

Okay, Sudoku fans—this month's puzzle comes with a party trick that involves numbers. You can do this with one person but it's more fun if you have a group.

Tell the group you can read their minds. Offer to demonstrate:

Ask each person to think of a number from 1 to 10.
Ask them... Read more

News Flicks while you wait for the Barbara Walters Biopic

Waiting for the Barbara Walters Biopic? Try These!

Barbara Walters was the first woman to anchor a television news program for a national audience in 1976. Before that, she earned her stripes writing ad copy, press releases and magazine features. She eventually became a writer for CBS where the legendary Don Hewitt told her she'd never make it... Read more

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