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staff picks 2022

Staff Picks 2022

It's been a great year for reading! Please enjoy some of MHL's favorite books - and more! - from our staff. You're sure to find something you will enjoy with titles for adults, teens, and kids.

2022 Book of the Month picks

Book of the Month Picks for 2022

This year's Book of the Month program was very successful. We will be continuing it in 2023!

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December 2022 Mid-Month Sudoku

With this month's Sudoku comes another bad joke shared by Stephen King on Twitter:

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Great British Baking Books

Great British Baking Books

Looking for a showstopping new bake? Hoping to avoid a dreaded soggy bottom? Check out these books from contestants on the Great British Bake Off.

Check Out Hoopla's Curiosity Stream

Do you enjoy documentaries? Try Curiosity Stream!

Curiosity Stream is a streaming service that specializes in documentaries. Its films, shows and series cover topics...

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Books With a Kick

Books With A Kick

Whether you call it soccer or football, here are some great reads about the beautiful game and those who play it.

December 2022 Puzzle: Familiar magazines

This crossword features some magazines that have been around for decades. MHL has print subscriptions to all of them,* but you can also read recent issues online by visiting or by using the...

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Delicious Reads

Delicious Reads

Around this time of year, you might feel pressured to do a lot of cooking. Maybe you're tired of cooking? Maybe you want to go to a restaurant? Or...maybe read books set in fictional restaurants? If that's the case, we've got you covered with these delicious reads. 

Books For Fans of The Crown

Books For Fans Of The Crown

Netflix has recently added season 5 of The Crown, its popular show based on the British royals. If that's got you wanting to learn more about the messy lives of the Windsors, MHL has got you covered. (If you want to watch the latest season of The Crown but don't have Netflix--you can borrow MHL'...

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November 2022 Mid-Month Sudoku

With this month's Sudoku we'd like to share something we think is oddly interesting: Sudoku is played with the numbers 1 through 9. Almost half of these (2, 3, 5 and 7) are prime numbers, but only one of them (2) is even. Indeed, 2 is the only prime number that is even—all the others...

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