Category Archives: Adults – Nonfiction

July Staff – and Library Customer – Picks

July – the REAL summer. We have had an interesting early summer so far; wet, chilly, and cloudy, more like early spring than early summer, but now perhaps we get the real deal, warm temps and blue skies.

There is no better way to while away a warm afternoon than a book to engage and captivate. Get captivated this month with our staff (and even customer!) picks. Find them all in our catalog. Continue reading July Staff – and Library Customer – Picks

The Last Cowboys: A Pioneer Family in the New West

The Last Cowboys book coverOn The Same Page – The 2019 Choice is The Last Cowboys: A Pioneer Family in the New West by John Branch, Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist and Author.

On The Same Page (OTSP) is a one-book program that brings residents of Superior, Lafayette, and Louisville together. For nine years, the Town of Superior, the Friends of the Lafayette Library Foundation, and the Louisville Public Library Foundation have created a program that invites neighbors, friends, and family to celebrate reading and community through reading the same book. Continue reading The Last Cowboys: A Pioneer Family in the New West

Staff Picks for June

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 prioritize. Have fun choosing, reading, watching, or listening to this month’s picks. Continue reading Staff Picks for June