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Looking for Alaska & An Abundance of Katherines

One of the things that makes the United States the United States is the fact that all people in our country have access, free and open access, to all of the world's information through public libraries.
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Panther Baby: A Life of Rebellion and Reinvention.

Our local library kind of fits into the warm memories of my life along with grandma's Thanksgiving dinners and playing softball in the vacant lot across the street
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Quiet : The Power of Introverts in a World that Can't Stop Talking

This library has such a deep history, you can feel a hundred years of book lovers within its walls. That's so inspiring to me as I'm working.
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Primal Law

The library has always been a place for me to escape, and a place that I could just disappear into another world.
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Every Saturday I couldn't wait to get to the bookmobile and get my library books.
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Ship Breaker

'Libraries are a core part of the democratization process.'
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Libraries entirely created my love of reading
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I can't imagine what my life would be like if I didn't have that little public library.
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The Cove

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We didn't have a lot of money growing up, so to be able to go to the library and find any book that I wanted was just an incredible wealth.
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