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2019 Reading Challenge: Nebraska Author 2019 Reading Challenge: Nebraska Author

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In 2019, OPL invites patrons to take part in the reading challenge! March's challenge is to read a book by a Nebraska author.
In 2019, OPL invites patrons to take part in the reading challenge! March's challenge is to read a book by a Nebraska author.

Omaha Picks: 03/19 What We're Reading Omaha Picks: 03/19 What We're Reading

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Take a look at what OPL employees across the city are reading (or watching or listening to) this month and find out what some of them had…
Take a look at what OPL employees across the city are reading (or watching or listening to) this month and find out what some of them had…

Omaha Picks: Hatching Eggs Omaha Picks: Hatching Eggs

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Does your OPL branch have an incubator with mystery eggs inside? What will hatch from those eggs? Here are some books to help you decide.
Does your OPL branch have an incubator with mystery eggs inside? What will hatch from those eggs? Here are some books to help you decide.

Omaha Picks: Storybook Land Books Omaha Picks: Storybook Land Books

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This list contains books from characters that will be at Storybook Land on Sunday, April 7th from 1-4pm at the Saddlebrook Branch. The…
This list contains books from characters that will be at Storybook Land on Sunday, April 7th from 1-4pm at the Saddlebrook Branch. The…

Omaha Picks: Get Crafty Omaha Picks: Get Crafty

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Celebrate National Craft Month by learning a new craft or honing your skills on a current one.
Celebrate National Craft Month by learning a new craft or honing your skills on a current one.

Omaha Picks: Companion Planting Omaha Picks: Companion Planting

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There are so many benefits to companion planting: it can be space saving, soil enriching, insect repelling, disease preventing, and more!…
There are so many benefits to companion planting: it can be space saving, soil enriching, insect repelling, disease preventing, and more!…

Omaha Picks: Fractured Fairy Tales Omaha Picks: Fractured Fairy Tales

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Check out this list of books containing fairy tales that have been retold.
Check out this list of books containing fairy tales that have been retold.

Omaha Picks: Biscuit Books Omaha Picks: Biscuit Books

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Biscuit is coming to visit the Omaha Public Library! Checkout some Biscuit books from this list to enjoy ahead of his visit.
Biscuit is coming to visit the Omaha Public Library! Checkout some Biscuit books from this list to enjoy ahead of his visit.

Omaha Picks: March Madness! Omaha Picks: March Madness!

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Take a break from contemplating your bracket and enjoy these basketball items for kids, teens, and adults chosen by your librarians at OPL.
Take a break from contemplating your bracket and enjoy these basketball items for kids, teens, and adults chosen by your librarians at OPL.

Omaha Picks: Short Stories by Women Omaha Picks: Short Stories by Women

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Short story collections written by female authors.
Short story collections written by female authors.

Omaha Picks: It Had a Green Cover... Omaha Picks: It Had a Green Cover...

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Check out this list for all things green!
Check out this list for all things green!

Omaha Picks: A Mighty Girl Omaha Picks: A Mighty Girl

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Do you want to raise a smart, confident and courageous girl? Read her one of these recently published girl-empowering books.
Do you want to raise a smart, confident and courageous girl? Read her one of these recently published girl-empowering books.

Omaha Picks: Babysitter's Club… Omaha Picks: Babysitter's Club…

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Are you loving the graphic novel updates of the original Babysitter's Club books? Here are other graphic novels you should check out!
Are you loving the graphic novel updates of the original Babysitter's Club books? Here are other graphic novels you should check out!

Omaha Picks: Famous Women of History Omaha Picks: Famous Women of History

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We've had some great biographies of famous women published in the last 10 years. Read about some well-known women and some "hidden…
We've had some great biographies of famous women published in the last 10 years. Read about some well-known women and some "hidden...

Omaha Picks: Adoption Stories Omaha Picks: Adoption Stories

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"I was chosen, I was wanted, I was cherished, I grew in their hearts, I was the missing piece, I was loved, I was adopted."
"I was chosen, I was wanted, I was cherished, I grew in their hearts, I was the missing piece, I was loved, I was adopted."

Omaha Picks: Biographies of Stuff Omaha Picks: Biographies of Stuff

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Enjoy these microhistories about events, concepts, and everyday things that surround us.
Enjoy these microhistories about events, concepts, and everyday things that surround us.
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