Springtime is just around the corner and these new books are blooming with hilarious and human tales about life. What do you get when Elvis, Lucy, Vance, Nelson and Nadia share their stories? Books to add to your ‘must read’ list. 1. Rabbit Cake by Annie Hartnett Twelve-year-old Elvis Babbitt has a head for the […]
Listen to our librarians and guest Anna Frantz share illustrated recommendations for every genre and age-group, for your “Graphic Novel” square on your Reading Bingo card
Hard times and failing farms afflicted Oklahoma in 1931, but a basketball team of scrappy young women and one determined coach gave them a reason to cheer. In their new-fangled red satin uniforms (goodbye bloomers!) and worn Converse sneakers the Oklahoma Presbyterian College Cardinals dazzled the crowds with their talent, teamwork and jaw-dropping record. Lydia […]
When there is no denying that football season is officially over, I turn to football movies!
Meredith Snepp recommends changing your perspective with books for your “A Book With Alternating Narrators” square in our 2017 Reading Bingo challenge.
The best new romance books out this February.
The search for a fabulous lost city tucked deep in the Honduran interior.
Memoirist Louise Krug teaches you how to capture your own story at a special hands-on workshop 6:30 p.m. Mon. Feb. 13.
Here are the 10 most-checked-out books and movies in Topeka last year.
Dr. Harriet learner has reflected on and studied apologies throughout her 45 years as a practicing therapist. In her new book Why Won’t You Apologize?: Healing Big Betrayals and Everyday Hurts, Lerner uses real life examples and practical advice to help us get them right.
Julie Nelson recommends compelling reads for your “A Book with a Medical Theme” square in our 2017 Reading Bingo challenge.
Snow! Ice! Cold! and MUSIC! Kyle’s got choices for however you musically make it through the winter.