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Lowrider Book Explores Historical Context of Cultural Icon

Mexican American lowrider aesthetic maintains connections with post-WWII origins, expert says

Kee Malesky in a characteristic pose

Kee Malesky

Her name may be a familiar one, but what does being an NPR librarian actually mean? Find out about her new book "Learn Something New Every Day: 365 Facts to Fulfill Your Life"

Thania Mayorga a librarian associate for the Pima County Public Library and Melissa Porta a student student from the University of Arizona speak about a long-awaited film version of J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Hobbit".

Library Events Link Fans With New Hobbit Movie

Pima County Public Library planning series of events for fans of J. R. R. Tolkein

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Younger Adults Reading More, Pew Research Shows

New study reveals 83% of 16- to 29-year-olds read a book in past year

Teachers' Voices with Mike Beeson and Ron Mead

Share the enthusiasm of two English & writing teachers who get to introduce students to characters like Lenny, Gatsby, and Jean Valjean every year.

What Was Julia Child's Recipe for Happiness?

She was best known for her love of cooking and fine food, but a new book explores Julia Child's love for cats

 Gayle Harrison Hartmann, Co-author of "Last Water on the Devil's Highway", speaks about her book.

Historic Site Offered Life-Saving Water for Weary Travelers

On Sonoran Desert's "Devil's Highway," a series of natural pools served travelers for thousands of years

What is a "savage"? Robert A. Williams, a professor of law at the University of Arizona, talks about his new book called "Savage Anxieties".

Author Examines 'Savage Anxieties'

UA law professor's new book explores how political and social powers have used the label "savage"

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Spanish Literacy Festival this Weekend

The fourth annual book fair aims to promote literacy in Spanish

Melinda Cervantes, the new Director of the Pima County Public Library, talks about her previous experiences and her goals for Pima County.

Pima County Public Library Welcomes New Director

She sees her charge as a haven for literacy in down economy

Tales of Redemption and Revenge from Weston Ochse

An interview about having fun on the darker side of the literary street with the Sierra Vista-based author of horror and fantasy.

Libraries Want to Streamline E-Content Delivery

Ownership and rights issues are major stumbling blocks for libraries to provide electronic content directly through their websites

Ray Bradbury's Tucson Chronicles

Pima College professor shows impact Old Pueblo had on him when he lived here as a boy

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Pima County Library’s New Director Foresees Upgrades

Melinda Cervantes wants Internet upgrades throughout the system

Pima County Library’s Bookbike

Custom bike delivers free books, promotes literacy and touts bicycling.

Teachers' Voices with Eleanor Droegemeier and Mary Jan Bancroft

Two friends and educators share stories about the importance of "First Things First", Arizona's early childhood development and health program.

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