Pick up a copy of We Need to Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver for the Tuesday July 23, 2013 Bean There, Read That 7-8:30PM book discussion for young professionals at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn). The gripping international bestseller about motherhood gone awry Eva never really wanted to be a mother – and […]
An angry girl and a depressed boy, both sixteen, are sent to a therapeutic boarding school. This succinct description summarizes the book, but it does little to capture the complete JOY of this new story from authors Trish Cook and Brendan Halpin. If you like quirky teen characters with real honest emotions, this is the book for you.
While unpacking the art for our next exhibit, I found a dead silverfish on one of the paintings. The big question: was it supposed to be there?
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Spend some time on yourself this summer with online language learning tools without the price tag of products like Rosetta Stone. Muzzy! will help young children learn, even if they can’t read, and Mango is a comprehensive language program for adults.
Introduce your child to a new cast of characters in these books for kids that are on-order or just arrived. Be among the first to check ‘em out. Read for prizes through the end of July. We’ll tell you how inside this post.
It’s not the classic book revised but a chance to see two turtles from very different worlds come together to enlighten and entertain visitors to the Adventuremobile next week, June 24th-28th. Meet one from the land and one from the water. Find out how these turtles are alike and different. Hear about the fascinating history and current importance of […]
One of my favorite foods to eat while growing up was pear preserves made by my Mamaw every year. Even today when she sees my father she is sure to send him home with a few cans of pear preserves. Not only is she one of the best cooks ever, she is also responsible for […]
The famous Lucille Ball (Python) will be appearing for one week only, June 17-21, on the Adventuremobile. Lucy, as she is known to her friends, has been the star of many a library event over the last 17 years. Her manager, Deb Southerland of the Bookmobile Department, says they have won the hearts of many […]
Puppies wil be the ”Critters” on the Adventuremobile next week, June 10-14. On loan from the Helping Hands Humane Society a puppy surprise will be wagging our way. Will they be big or small? Will they be boys or girls? What color? Long hair? We don’t know yet but they are sure to pack wiggles and giggles for all. […]
Now that summer has arrived, it’s time to start cooking outside. The Library has severl books that can help you disign that perfect outdoor kitchen.