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2019 Reading Challenge: Books abroad 2019 Reading Challenge: Books abroad

By Eroberts
June's challenge is to read a book set in a different country than your own! Elly R., has some great international recommendations.
June's challenge is to read a book set in a different country than your own! Elly R., has some great international recommendations.
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2019 Reading Challenge: Author of Color 2019 Reading Challenge: Author of Color

By David Dick
In 2019, OPL invites patrons to take part in the reading challenge!
In 2019, OPL invites patrons to take part in the reading challenge!
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Nonfiction That Will Get You Weird Looks Nonfiction That Will Get You Weird Looks

By David Dick
Reading is its own pleasure, but I believe it can also be fun to make people uncomfortable while you do it.
Reading is its own pleasure, but I believe it can also be fun to make people uncomfortable while you do it.
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2019 Reading Challenge: Nebraska Author 2019 Reading Challenge: Nebraska Author

By Eduerr
In 2019, OPL invites patrons to take part in the reading challenge!
In 2019, OPL invites patrons to take part in the reading challenge!
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Five Things I Love About KonMari Method Five Things I Love About KonMari Method

By Bseidle
Five Things I Love About “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up” and the KonMari Method
Five Things I Love About “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up” and the KonMari Method
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2019 Reading Challenge: One Sitting Read 2019 Reading Challenge: One Sitting Read

By Eroberts
In 2019, OPL invites patrons to take part in the reading challenge!
In 2019, OPL invites patrons to take part in the reading challenge!
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Starting a Book Club: An Interview Starting a Book Club: An Interview

By Eroberts
want to take this opportunity to provide a quick guide to starting your own book club.
want to take this opportunity to provide a quick guide to starting your own book club.
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Ursula K. Le Guin & Harlan Ellison Ursula K. Le Guin & Harlan Ellison

By David Dick
In recognition of International Science Fiction Day on January 2, I am writing about two great authors of the genre who passed away in 2018.
In recognition of International Science Fiction Day on January 2, I am writing about two great authors of the genre who passed away in 2018.
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2019 Reading Challenge 2019 Reading Challenge

Branch out of your literary comfort zone by reading one book for each of the challenges. Complete all 12 to be entered into a prize drawing!
Mix up your reading routine and explore new literary realms in the coming year! Read or listen to a book coordinating to 12 different challenges selected by OPL librarians. One theme will be highlighted each month, including suggestions for titles related to that theme.
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2019 Reading Challenge: Debut Novel 2019 Reading Challenge: Debut Novel

By Melanie Schultz
In 2019, Omaha Public Library (OPL) invites patrons to take part in a reading challenge!
In 2019, Omaha Public Library (OPL) invites patrons to take part in a reading challenge!
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A Book with Power to Shift a Paradigm A Book with Power to Shift a Paradigm

By Bseidle
Every once in a great while, you encounter a book that has the power to change everything—both in your personal life, and in the world at…
Every once in a great while, you encounter a book that has the power to change everything—both in your personal life, and in the world at…
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Holiday Book-Giving Tips Holiday Book-Giving Tips

By Kcram
It’s the holiday season -- a time of year when we often think about buying gifts for those special people in our lives. Many lifelong…
It’s the holiday season -- a time of year when we often think about buying gifts for those special people in our lives. Many lifelong…
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Podcast and Audiobook Pairings Podcast and Audiobook Pairings

By Eroberts
If you refresh your podcast feed every morning hoping for a new episode, you’re in good company at Omaha Public Library. While I can’t…
If you refresh your podcast feed every morning hoping for a new episode, you’re in good company at Omaha Public Library. While I can’t…
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Long Books to Read Over the Holidays… Long Books to Read Over the Holidays…

By David Dick
Spending time with family can be a welcome part of the holidays, but for introverts like me, it can also be overwhelming. Sometimes I (and…
Spending time with family can be a welcome part of the holidays, but for introverts like me, it can also be overwhelming. Sometimes I (and…
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How to Read a Board Book How to Read a Board Book

By Awenzl
We hear it constantly from researchers and educators: “Read to your child every day, starting from birth.” Early reading has a monumental…
We hear it constantly from researchers and educators: “Read to your child every day, starting from birth.” Early reading has a monumental…
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