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This highly anticipated adaptation of the futuristic, young adult novel by Suzanne Collins stars Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen, who is forced to participate in the annual "Hunger Games," a live televised event where 12 teenage boys and girls fight each other to the death. Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Lenny Kravitz and Elizabeth Banks also star. (credit: Lionsgate)

Hennepin Co. Library Releases 2012’s Most-Read Books

The Hennepin County Library has released the top 25 books read by adults, teens and children – and there are consistent authors and genre favorites.

01/31/2013

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Best Book Clubs To Join In The Twin Cities

Given the large number of colleges and universities in the Twin Cities, it isn’t surprising that they have helped produce a core of voracious readers, many who enjoy the social interaction of book clubs.

05/21/2012

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Listen Up: Best Local Minnesota Arts Podcasts

Even when there isn’t time to visit a museum in person, it’s easy to get a virtual glimpse and any number of exhibitions.

02/06/2012

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Hennepin Co. Library’s ‘Most-Read In 2011′ List

If you’re a parent in need of some holiday gift ideas, the Hennepin County Library just released its list of the most read books of 2011.

11/08/2011

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Librarian Gives $646K To Hennepin County Library

Even after her passing, a longtime local librarian is continuing to serve her patrons.

04/25/2011