Children's books, fiction, Young Adult

Remembering C.S. Lewis

C. S. (Clive Staples) Lewis Clive Staples Lewis (29 November 1898 – 22 November 1963) was a British writer and lay theologian. He held academic positions in English literature at both Oxford University (Magdalen College, 1925–1954) and Cambridge University (Magdalene College, 1954–1963). He is best known for his works of fiction, especially ''The Screwtape Letters'', ''The… Continue reading Remembering C.S. Lewis

fiction, Libraries, New Fiction Bestsellers

New Books Coming Soon!

Looking for new releases? The following books are coming soon and are certain to be popular so be sure to place your holds now.

Children's books, Christmas, fiction, Young Adult

Books by Louisa May Alcott in Our Collection including Little Women.

  Loved by generations of women worldwide, Little Women is a truly universal coming of age story. Set against the backdrop of the Civil War, the story follows sisters Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March on their journey from childhood to adulthood. With the help of their mother, Marmee, and while their father is away at war,… Continue reading Books by Louisa May Alcott in Our Collection including Little Women.

Children's books, DVD's, fiction, Graphic Novels, Science Fiction

May The Fourth Be With You!

Calling all Star Wars Fans!  We have tons of Star Wars books, DVDs, Books on CD and Graphic Novels for your enjoyment.  Adult Fiction Star Wars Volume 7 : The Ashes of Jedha Gillen, Kieron, author. New York : Marvel Comics , 2018. [REQUEST this title] The Last Jedi Fry, Jason, author. New York :… Continue reading May The Fourth Be With You!

cookbooks, fiction, Nonfiction

Culinary Fiction

These books will help to educate and inspire you, whether you’re a novice cook or a chef. So check out a few of these reads to feed your brain and whet your appetite for great food tales.

fiction, Libraries, Nonfiction

Best in Show: books to get you in the mood for the Westminster Dog Show

Calling all dog lovers! The Westminster Dog Show is Coming! Begins Monday, February 11 and ends at 11:00 PM on Tuesday, February 12 How many of you plan to watch the Westminster Dog Show this year?  Get ready for the big day by reading one of these recommended books. Included are books to help you… Continue reading Best in Show: books to get you in the mood for the Westminster Dog Show

fiction, historical fiction, History, Nobel Prize Winner

Novels that Illuminate Chinese Culture

Let's honor Pearl S. Buck by reading her amazing novel or another book that gives us a glimpse into Chinese culture.

Black History Month, Children's books, Civil Rights / Diversity, fiction, historical fiction, History, Nonfiction

Essential Books for the Whole Family in Celebration of Black History Month

The following are some of our favorite books for Black History Month (and anytime!). Some describe our different histories, while others show the joys and challenges that are shared by people of all backgrounds & ethnicities. We hope these suggestions serve to introduce you to what Black History Month is all about. Books for Children… Continue reading Essential Books for the Whole Family in Celebration of Black History Month

fiction, Holiday, Mystery

Curl up with a Cozy Mystery!

We love Cozy Mysteries. Most cozy mysteries take place in small, picturesque towns or villages, with characters who you could envision having as neighbors or friends. Mystery Cozies are great to curl up with by the fireplace on a cold winter's day. We have compiled a great list of Cozies for you to explore. Please click… Continue reading Curl up with a Cozy Mystery!

Fantasy, fiction, Read-alikes, Science Fiction

Authors to try if you enjoy books by David Weber

David Mark Weber (born October 24, 1952) is an American science fiction and fantasy author. He has written several science-fiction and fantasy books series, the best known of which is the Honor Harrington science-fiction series. His first novel, which he worked on with Steve White, sold in 1989 to Baen books. Baen remains Weber's major publisher. Try these books if you're looking… Continue reading Authors to try if you enjoy books by David Weber