Category Archives: Adults – Fiction

Gifts for Bibliomaniacs

Bibliomaniacs gifts

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

November Staff Picks

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 catalogor select a category for a specific group.

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Lafayette Reads!…The Water Knife

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.

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Reading for the End of the World

End of the World Books

“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