Teen Read Week 2013

Celebrate Teen Read Week October 13-19 with your library! Teen Read Week is a national initiative from the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) with special events and programs aimed at encouraging teens around the area to read for the fun of it. The theme for 2013 is Seek the Unknown @ your library and we have great […]

Born of Illusion by Terri Brown

Anna and her mother are stars of the stage in 1920s New York. Anna is a skilled magician and her mother is a medium, seemingly able to conjure spirits in front of a live audience. But while Anna’s mother is the main attraction, and her act is mere illusion, Anna is the one with genuine […]

Bean There, Read That: The Lovely Bones

Pick up a copy of The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold for the September 24, 2013 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for young professionals. When we first meet 14-year-old Susie Salmon, she is already in heaven. This was before milk carton photos and public service announcements, […]

Friends Book Sale Offers the Best Bargains for Book Lovers

Book lovers will pick from for nearly 100,000 books on September 20, 21 and 22, 2013, at the Agricultural Hall at the Kansas Expocentre during the Friends of the Library Book Sale. Traditional genres, like biography, arts, romance, mystery and children’s books, are priced at $1 or $2. A Premium Section (special edition, signed by […]