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FICTION
Sara Kersting Duty to warn
Rex Pickett Sideways
Liane Moriarty Nine perfect strangers
Lilliam Rivera The education of Margot Sanchez

Historical Fiction
Inês...

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This holiday season, an anonymous donor generously offered to match all donations made by December 31, up to $25,000 total.

Our wonderful community came together to help meet the $25,000 matching gift goal!

Your support means the world to us! Thank you for believing in our mission.

Thanks to your generosity, we are excited to offer you an outstanding library collection, classes, activities for writers, exciting author events, the 80th anniversary celebration of th...

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BOOKS

FICTION
Catherine Leroux Madame Victoria

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Anne Cleeland Murder in spite
Keigo Higashino Newcomer

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Stanislaw Lem...

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FICTION
Nuruddin Farah North of dawn
Kim Hooper Cherry blossoms
Jennifer Mathieu Moxie
Laura Purcell The silent companions
Matthew Quick...

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FICTION
Marc Cameron Oath of office
M.R. Carey Someone like me
Hamlin Garland Main-travelled roads
Abby Geni The wildlands
Jørgen-Frantz Jacobsen...

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BOOKS

Historical Fiction
Louis Guilloux Blood dark

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Kate Atkinson Transcription
Lee Child Past tense: a Jack Reacher novel

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips...

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Each year at the winter holidays, Mechanics' Institute throws a holiday bash of spectacular proportions, including food, beverages, music, and more! It's a chance for members to gather together and get to know one another while they nibble and imbibe. If you haven't yet registered, you may do so on our website, or by calling the reference desk between 10am and 3pm at 415-393-0102.

As is customa...

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BOOKS

FICTION
Dror Burstein Muck
Marina & Sergey Dyachenko Vita nostra
Patrick Lohier Radiant night

Historical Fiction
Carrie Callaghan A light of her own
Kevin McC...

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Have you heard? #GivingTuesday is a new way for the community to come together to kick off the giving season and support those organizations we know and love, like the Mechanics’ Institute.

#GivingTuesday recognizes that there is so much more we can do together. When we pool our resources and acknowledge outwardly the transformation we’ve experienced inwardly as a result of the people and places who are making a difference in our lives, great things c...

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