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Jazz & the American Spirit

Presidential Biographies At EBPL

With the presidential election just weeks away, let’s have a look at some of the more prominent...

Black History Month: Highlights from the Collection

  During National African American History Month, we recognize these champions of justice and the...

The Love Match

by Priyanka Taslim

Lore Olympus Volume Three

by Rachel Smythe


by N.D. Stevenson


by James Tynion IV


by Suzanne Walker


by N.D. Stevenson

Liar & Spy

By Rebecca Stead


By Louis Sachar


By Pam Munoz Ryan

The Businessman & the Poet
by Joseph Patrick Pascale
Wednesday, May 31, 2023

A poet and a businessman were standing at the end of a long bread line. The businessman kept looking at his wristwatch and squinting toward the front of the line. The poet was observing everything...

El diablo
by Donna Lee Golderg
Wednesday, May 31, 2023

Magenta is a gentle dog. Because she’s a fierce barker, Ilan nicknamed her El Diablo. On a recent walk, Magenta and Leah met him and Isabella and their dogs Ziti and...

by Carol Smith
Tuesday, May 30, 2023

The red and white sail catches the wind and the sunfish flies across Barnegat Bay. With my brother at the rudder, we’re two kids having fun, learning something new. Time to turn. Quick, duck. Come...