July 1, 2011 | kimit311
June 29, 2011 | Michelle
Guess what! Do you love book groups? Come to the 3rd/4th Grade Book Group on July 13, 2011 from 2:00-2:45PM. July's book is Alvin Ho: Allergic to Camping, Hiking and Other Natural Disasters by Lenore Look. Registration starts June 29. Be sure to pick your book up at the Children's Reference Desk after you register. See you there!
June 27, 2011 | Brad Czerniak
If you watched, and liked, the viral Youtube video Hey You! What Song are you Listening to? NEW YORK, you might be interested to find out that a Tumblr has been doing the same thing with New Yorkers, but for books; and they've been at it for a long time. CoverSpy is "A team of publishing nerds hits the subways, streets, parks & bars to find out what New Yorkers are reading right now." Here are some spied covers from the site, linked here to the CPL catalog:
June 27, 2011 | kimit311
June 27, 2011 | mebbitt
Children, ages 5 and under, and caregivers, join us Monday, June 27 at 10:00AM for a family storytime all about gardens. We will share stories of vegetables and flowers outside by the library garden (weather permitting). We will also make a beautiful craft and enjoy a special treat. Registration begins Monday, June 13.
June 23, 2011 | Brad B.
Here's a list of books for those who like Percy Jackson and are looking for another good series to read:
The ruins of Gorlan by John Flanagan
The merchant of death by D.J. MacHale
Magyk by Angie Sage; illustrations by Mark Zug
Fablehaven by Brandon Mull; illustrated by Brandon Dorman
The Akhenaten adventure by P.B. Kerr
June 21, 2011 | Marianne
June 20, 2011 | Brad Czerniak
The shock of the new by Robert Hughes
The story of art by E.H. Gombrich
The lives of the most excellent painters, sculptors, and architects by Giorgio Vasari; translated by Gaston du C. de Vere; edited, with an introduction and notes, by Philip Jacks
The life of Samuel Johnson by James Boswell; edited and abridged with an introduction and notes by Christopher Hibbert
June 20, 2011 | Michelle
Attention kids going into First or Second Grade! Join us for our book group on August 18, 2011. This month's book selection is Uh-Oh Cleo by Jessica Harper. Registration begins on August 4, 2011. After you register, be sure to stop at the Children's Reference Desk to pick up your copy of the book.
June 20, 2011 | cpl_admin
Laura Rider's masterpiece by Jane Hamilton
The tower, the zoo, and the tortoise by Julia Stuart
Skippy dies by Paul Murray
Dancing with bears: the postutopian adventures of Darger & surplus by Michael Swanwick
The strange affair of Spring Heeled Jack by y Mark Hodder
The lover's dictionary by David Levithan