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Jimmy Breslin
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Legendary newspaper columnist, author, and lifetime New Yorker Jimmy Breslin passed away this weekend on March 19 at the age of 88. Born in Jamaica, Queens, Breslin had a storied, 50-year career...

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Queens Library’s 20 Most Popular Books of 2016
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The latest chapter of a magical series; a psychological thriller; a Pulitzer Prize winner; a dystopian classic; and the newest books from literary icons—these were some of the most popular...

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Pride-Month-Books
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June is LGBT Pride Month, and we asked our staff to recommend titles old and new that focus on and are inspired by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer stories and themes. We hope you...

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Celebrate National Poetry Month with Poems from Our Patrons!
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Thank you to our patrons for sending us their poems in honor of National Poetry Month—and now it’s our pleasure to share them with you! And be sure to join us at the Library for our...

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Queens Poet Laureate Maria Lisella
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April is National Poetry Month, and we’re honored to share a poem, “Cornrows,” from the Queens Poet Laureate, Maria Lisella. Are you an aspiring poet? Queens Library would like...

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