REOPENING BY THE BOOK: Returns accepted 24/7 at all book drops. Extended use fees are now being charged for items borrowed prior to the March 13 closure. Borrow materials via contactless pickup of items placed on hold. Please expect delays when placing a hold. Book donations will not be accepted until further notice. Thank you for your patience as we safely reopen the library.
Due to safe materials handling, items may still show on your account for at least a period of 7 or more days after returning. We will backdate your checkin to reflect the day we received your items. Thanks for your patience.
THE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. Library staff members are available 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays (until 7 on Thursdays) by chat, by phone (314-635-0410) or via email to answer questions and help you with resources.
"In “Cloudstreet,” the acclaimed Australian writer Tim Winton powerfully evokes the city of Perth and the nearby countryside during the last years of WWII to the mid 1960’s. There is a knowing, prophetic voice that occasionally speaks of another r..."
"After two separate catastrophes, two very different families leave the country for the bright lights of Perth. The Lambs are industrious, united, and--until God seems to turn His back on their boy Fish--religious. The Pickleses are gamblers,...
From award-winning author Tim Winton comes an epic novel that regularly tops the list of best-loved novels in Australia. After two separate catastrophes, two very different families leave the country for the bright lights of Perth. The Lambs are...