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  • Where are you Leopold? The Invisibility Game

    Where are you Leopold? The Invisibility Game by Michel-Yves Scmitt and Vincent Caut  Leopold discovers he has the power to become invisible. He and his older sister Celine have various funny adventures as he uses his power in different places (home, school, just walking around). Leo’s...

  • October Dial-a-Story Selections

    MPPL’s Dial-a-Story resource is great way to listen to stories, book reviews, and more right from your phone. Simply call 847-232-8600 and choose what you want to listen to. Selections change monthly.

  • Cece Rios and the Desert of Souls 

    Cece Rios and the Desert of Souls by Kaela Rivera  This is a story filled with magic, and spirits. Cece is growing up in a desert community that has to protect itself from dark criaturas that menace humans during a specific time every year. Cece’s...

  • New Fiction in October

    Leaves are falling, new books are calling! We have a range of new fiction titles coming out this October. Find your fall read in one or more of the titles below or click here for a fuller list of titles....

  • Who Can Get a Booster Shot?

    There has been a lot of information in the media concerning the COVID vaccine booster shot.  It can be difficult to get a clear picture of who is eligible and what kind of shot is available.  Based on the information...

  • Writing a resume with help from library resources

    Changes in the labor market mean that many people are looking for a new job or transitioning to a new industry. Getting started with writing a new resume can be overwhelming, and MPPL cardholders have access to some helpful online resources to support resume and cover...