Check out these titles new to our children’s area and recommended by our Outreach Librarian, Katie. The Bone Sparrow by Zana Fraillon Subhi is a refugee. He was born in an Australian permanent detention center after his mother and sister fled the violence of a distant homeland, and the center is the only world he knows.
Every month Lafayette Library staff offer an assortment of recommendations to enrich your life in some way, making you laugh, or cry, or come to some realization. These staff picks always delight and amaze me with their diversity; who knew there were so many gems to choose among? But choose we must, or at least … Continue reading Staff Picks for June
We are on the brink of summer yet again (although this week’s weather is trying very hard to make us forget summer). Maybe this could be the year for a summer of booklove! In this spirit of “let’s read all the books,” we have assembled an intriguing list of reads that span genres and areas … Continue reading Staff Picks for May – and beyond!
Ah, breathe deeply – that’s springtime you’re breathing in! This springy month we celebrate the newness of the season, with a new selection of books and DVDs that we are enjoying right now.
It’s still winter – dark and chilly, the perfect time for coffees, teas, and books. And we have a whole list of current favorites this month, thanks to our ever-reading staff. Take a sip- like the best warming drinks, they pull you in with deliciousness. Everything is available in our catalog – so enjoy!