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Books

The psychological thriller Ink and Bone by Lisa Unger turns on a young woman's mysterious ability to see into the future, which lands her in the middle of a dangerous investigation into a disappearance.

Louise Erdrich uses metaphorical and lyrical language to create LaRose, a spellbinding, tragic family drama played out in the context of the rich, folkloric Ojibwa culture.

With her signature style, Anna Quindlen captures the struggles of a family's life, legacy and future in the face of uncertainty in Miller's Valley. You'll be immersed in the complex characters, rich story line and an ending full of twists and turns..

The Firemanby Joe Hill is an epic novel set in a post-apocalyptic world and explores the dichotomy of fear and hope. This title, along with Hill's other books, can be found in print, audio and on My Media Mall.



Movies

Michael Fassbender delivers a mesmerizing performance in Justin Kurzel's reimagined interpretation of one of Shakespeare's most famous and compelling characters, MacBeth.

Enjoy the laughs in the star-studded movie Mother's Day as three generations come together to celebrate motherhood, relationships and family - for better or worse.

Cuffy Williams (Robert Young) must perform a brave deed to free resident ghost Sir Simon de Canterville (Charles Laughton) in The Canterville Ghost. Scare yourself silly this Halloween with the 1944 family classic.



Music

Sturgill Simpson's amazing third album A Sailor's Guide to Earth, was written - beginning to end - as a letter to his first child, featuring eight original songs as well as an incredible rendition of Nirvana's "In Bloom." It' s no wonder why Simpson is beloved by fans and critics alike.

Inspired by the cultural richness of Mexico, Cirque du Soliel's upcoming Big Top production Luzia: inspiré par la musique du spectacle (inspired by the music of the show) features innovative music infused with brassy Mexican and Latin American sounds.

No stranger here. Check out the contagious rhythms and musical genius of Paul Simon as he continues to captivate with his 13th studio album, Stranger to Stranger.

Finally, Good Times! arrives just in time for the Monkees' 50th anniversary, with tracks that are sure to please fans and newcomers alike.