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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Adulting

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After another all-night bender, one more failed stint at rehab, and a parole violation, self-destructive actress Chase London has to deal with her demons. She’s been written off as a Hollywood casualty by almost everyone, including her own mothe...

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Twist

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Eighteen-year-old Twist doesn't have much. No money, no home and no family. All he has is his reputation as one of the most daring street artists in London—whose unique skills are matched only by his infamous talent as an urban climber....

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

The Lady Has A Past

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Investigative apprentice Lyra Brazier, the newest resident of Burning Cove, is unsettled when her boss suddenly disappears. Lyra knows something has happened to Raina Kirk, and tracks down her last known appearance at an exclusive hotel and health spa. Th...

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Second First Impressions

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Position Vacant: Two ancient old women residing at Providence Retirement Villa seek male assistant for casual exploitation and good-natured humiliation. Duties include boutique shopping, fast-food fetching, and sincerely rendered flattery. Good looks a bo...

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Her Three Lives

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Gaslight goes high-tech in USA Today bestselling author Cate Holahan's new standalone thriller in which a family must determine who the real enemy is after a brutal home invasion breaks their trust in each other.Her public life Jade Thom...

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Posted on: December 2, 2020

Spellbreaker

Spellbreaker

The orphaned Elsie Camden learned as a girl that there were two kinds of wizards in the world: those who pay for the power to cast spells and those, like her, born with the ability to break them. But as an unlicensed magic user, her gift is a crime. Commi...

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Posted on: December 2, 2020

An Unnatural Life

An Unnatural Life

The cybernetic organism known as 812-3 is in prison, convicted of murdering a human worker but he claims that he did not do it. With the evidence stacked against him, his lawyer, Aiya Ritsehrer, must determine grounds for an appeal and uncover the true fa...

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Posted on: December 2, 2020

Louisiana Lucky

Louisiana Lucky

Lexi, Callie, and Hanna Breaux grew up in small-town Louisiana, and have always struggled to make ends meet. For years, they’ve been playing the lottery, fantasizing about how much better life would be if they had the money.For Lexi, it means th...

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Posted on: December 2, 2020

Piece of My Heart

Piece of My Heart

Television producer Laurie Moran and her fiancée, Alex Buckley, the former host of her investigative television show, are just days away from their mid-summer wedding, when things take a dark turn. Alex’s seven-year-old nephew, Johnny, vanishes from the b...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

American Dirt

American Dirt

Lydia Quixano Pérez lives in the Mexican city of Acapulco. She runs a bookstore. She has a son, Luca, the love of her life, and a wonderful husband who is a journalist. And while there are cracks beginning to show in Acapulco because of the dru...

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Posted on: December 2, 2020

Daylight

Daylight

For many long years, Atlee Pine was tormented by uncertainty after her twin sister, Mercy, was abducted at the age of six and never seen again. Now, just as Atlee is pressured to end her investigation into Mercy's disappearance, she finally gets ...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

The Glass Hotel

The Glass Hotel

Vincent is a bartender at the Hotel Caiette, a five-star lodging on the northernmost tip of Vancouver Island. On the night she meets Jonathan Alkaitis, a hooded figure scrawls a message on the lobby’s glass wall: "Why don’t you sw...

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News Flash

Posted on: May 6, 2021

Internet Access During the Pandemic

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Today, NNPL announced we are working to help build consumer awareness about the Emergency Broadband Benefit, a new Federal Communications Commission (FCC) program.  The temporary benefit will help to lower the cost of broadband service for eligib...

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Posted on: April 11, 2021

COVID-19 Safety

Reopening COVID Safety

When visiting the library after reopening, please wear a mask or face covering and maintain 6-feet of physical distance. Thank you for helping to keep our staff and community safe!

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Posted on: April 9, 2021

Special Hours

Reopening Special Hours

Some services will temporarily have limited, special hours when we reopen on April 12th. The Virginiana Room and Digital Lab at our Main Street Branch will be available Monday through Friday only.

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Posted on: April 19, 2021

Updated Fax and Copy Services

New Copy and Fax Technology

Updated Prices: Fax services are now $1.00 for each page to the U.S. and Canada, and $2.00 per page for international faxing. Black and White copies $0.20 per page and color copies $0.50 per page. 

We have new, streamlined copy, scan, and fax tech...

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Posted on: March 30, 2021

Curbside Pickup

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NNPL is continuing curbside pickup service after our branches reopen on Monday, April 12th! The curbside pickup procedure will stay the same, with appointments available from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays and 1:00...

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Posted on: March 5, 2021

Wi-Fi Hotspots are Available

Check out a wifi hotspot

NNPL has launched a circulating Wi-Fi Hotspots program beginning Friday, March 5th! Visit our hotspots page for more information, then call your branch to request yours!

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Posted on: February 20, 2021

Digital Magazines have moved

Libby App for digital books, magazines, and audiobooks

We've moved and expanded our eMagazines collection! Now you can access over 3,000 titles with no checkout limits PLUS comics and graphic novels with your library card through the Libby app. 

Visit our eMagazines page for more information!

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Posted on: December 2, 2020

RBDigital ebooks & eaudiobooks are Moving

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NNPL will be moving our digital ebooks and audiobooks from RBdigital to the Libby app on Wednesday, December 2nd. You will continue to be able to browse, borrow, and enjoy all the same great ebooks and audiobooks you loved in the RBdigital app, now availa...

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Posted on: June 3, 2020

NNPL Stands Against Racism

We stand against racism

The Newport News Public Library joins the American Library Association, the Public Library Association, the Black Caucus of the American Library Association, the Urban Libraries Council, and the entire library community in denouncing racism and violence t...

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Posted on: January 2, 2020

NNPL Offering Scholarships to Earn an Accredited High School Diploma, 100% Online

Earn your high school diploma online

The New Year is a great time for people to focus on advancing their education and career opportunities. Newport News Public Library, NNPL, is excited to launch Career Online High School beginning Monday, January 13, 2020. The program is designed ...

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