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If you've heard it once, you've heard it a million times - the book was better. There's nothing like debating the differences between a favorite book and its translation to the screen. But if you don't know your beloved series is coming out as a movie or that the fun looking preview you saw was adapted from a book, how can you join the debate? The Library to the rescue! Here we will be exploring the movie adaptations soon to hit your local theatres and give you the chance to read before you view.

A New York Times Article has caught the attention of the Internet and gone viral.

Spring is a time of new beginnings and rebirth, when birds sing and flowers bloom. What a perfect season then to give new life to some of our discarded materials!

Everybody needs beauty...places to play and pray in, where Nature may
heal and cheer and give strength to body and soul alike

Couple at the prom [graphic] / White's Studios from LAPL Photo Collection
"Danny and his prom date Bertha at San Fernando High School"
April brings an array of annual rites and rituals:  taxes, the home opener of Dodger Baseball, and prom season.
That dreaded annual ritual of gathering all those documents from the past year and making sure it's all in order so you can accurately fill out that confusing, complex tax form.