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08/11/2022 - 6:46pm

In person tours are back! Our first in-person tour will be held at Noon on August 17. Please make reservations via our website or call Taryn Edwards 415-393-0103. Reservations are necessary to ensure that the tour can take place. If you enjoyed the convenience of virtual tours during the pandemic, fear not, they will still happen. Occasional evening tours are also being planned to coincide with our expanded hours in the Fall. Please check our website for dates and times of all tours.

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07/20/2022 - 3:34pm

EBOOKS
Muriel Spark Symposium
Jean-Jacques Rousseau Emile : or, On education
Jean-Jacques Rousseau The social contract
D H Lawrence Twilight in italy
Alan Parks ...

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07/20/2022 - 3:32pm

E-AUDIOBOOKS
Jean-Jacques Rousseau The confessions of jean-jacques rousseau
Vera Kurian Never saw me coming
Will Leitch How lucky
Erin Flanagan Deer season
Daryl Gregory...

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07/20/2022 - 3:30pm

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NON-FICTION

Applied Sciences
John Wood Arthur Beer : a global journey through the past and present 663.42 A771
John W Reid Ever green : saving big forests to save the planet 634.9 R272

Arts, Architecture & Crafts
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07/20/2022 - 3:28pm

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Katie Cotugno Birds of California
Garrison Keillor Boom town
Megha Majumdar A burning
Carleton Eastlake Monkey business
C J Hauser...

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06/28/2022 - 3:21pm

E-AUDIOBOOKS
Heather Gudenkauf The overnight guest
Jane Green Sister Stardust
Allison Brennan The wrong victim
Brianna Wiest 101 essays that will change the way you think
Tripp Mickle...

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06/28/2022 - 3:19pm

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Applied Sciences
Paul Lukacs Inventing wine : a new history of one of the world's most ancient pleasures 663.2 L954
Oliver Milman The insect crisis : the fall of the tiny empires that run the world 639.9757 M631
Laurie Zaleski...

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06/28/2022 - 3:17pm

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Jenny Tinghui Zhang Four treasures of the sky
Colleen Hoover Reminders of him
Jane Green Sister stardust
Mai Al-Nakib An unlasting home
Harry Crews...

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