Fox and O'Hare series

Capers and Heists Define New Series

Dubbed “The Fox and O’Hare” novels, this new series will appeal to anyone who enjoys caper adventure crime stories. Catch up on books 1 & 2 and place your request for book 3 – The Job – coming November 2014!

Lissa teaching knit and crochet

Learn to Knit & Crochet

A hands-on workshop “Learn to Knit & Crochet” is offered monthly at Velma Paris Community Center. Learn the basics of knitting or crochet – and check out library books with knit and crochet patterns to inspire you. Register at 862-1630.

Ebola: What You Need to Know

Sensational media headlines can be very scary to read. Are those news outlets providing you with useful and accurate information? Find out how to evaluate health information online!

Help for Families Dealing with Dementia

Family caregivers and friends who care for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia can attend any of the six-part series from the Alzheimer’s Association Heart of America Chapter, Thursdays at 1:30 pm.

See Artwork Through Different Eyes

The Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library is hosting the traveling art show “Through Different Eyes: Achieving a New Perspective” from September 9-29, 2014 in the Library Rotunda. View the exhibit online This exhibit, curated by Kansas Talking Books, showcases the artistic talents of the blind, visually impaired, and physically impaired Kansas Talking Books patrons. […]

Superimposed Chapter 20

Superimposed Chapter 20

We used ideas from all of our writers to collaborate on the conclusion to this community novel. For 19 chapters, readers have wondered about Joe Grimaldi’s secrets – are you prepared to discover the truth?

The Stepsister's Tale

Cinderella Doesn’t Shine in the Stepsister’s Tale

Explore the other side of the story in Tracy Barrett’s fantastic alternative telling of Cinderella, The Stepsister’s Tale. The story is historical fantasy fiction with a strong fairy tale atmosphere.

Superimposed Chapter 19 by Craig Paschang

Superimposed Chapter 19

Holly is reunited with a man she loves. But can she trust him? And can she trust herself? Only one more chapter to go in this exciting collaboratively written story.

Superimposed Chapter 18 by Nora E. Derrington

Superimposed Chapter 18

Only 3 weeks to go in this collaboratively written novel! The story is wrapping up as Joe Grimaldi’s past is revealed in surprising flashback scenes in North Carolina and Istanbul.