Lafayette Public Library is home (well, work-home) for those of us who LOVE books. In other words, bibliomaniacs. That said, of course we think books are the perfect gift for everyone on your list, and as a holiday treat for yourself (less fattening than cookies or lattes!).
Here are a few suggestions of books about books that you will enjoy giving (and peeking at before you wrap them). Continue reading Gifts for Bibliomaniacs
There’s been some pretty eclectic reading by our staff this month. Find all of these Staff Picks titles on the front page of the catalog, or select a category for a specific group.
Continue reading November Staff Picks
Lafayette READS! might be just be the reading group you’ve been looking for! Our final selection this year is The Water Knife by Paolo Bacigalupi, a thriller set in the near future revolving around the battle for resources in the Southwest.
Pick up an honor copy from the display in the Lobby, or reserve a copy in the catalog, and then join us for the discussion group on Monday, December 11 at 6 pm.
Continue reading Lafayette Reads!…The Water Knife
“It’s the end of the world every day, for someone.”
― Margaret Atwood
The world is turning darker it seems, and maybe not just because we are headed towards shorter days. Wars, earthquakes, wild weather, and general craziness seems to abound – around the world.
If that sentiment sums up your mindset lately, we have some great reads for you! Continue reading Reading for the End of the World
As I write this, it is cold and rainy-ish outside, just the right weather for browsing books. And there’s no better way to browse books than to check out those recommended by our book-loving staff!
Here are our October Picks… Continue reading Staff Picks for October