Shelf Awareness readers newsletters alert us to eclectic and intriguing books. The issues are usually built around a theme, and this issue is no different: “Reframing the New Year.” Continue reading Reframing the New Year
La alegría de leer
Acurrúcate con un buen libro, de ficción o de no ficción. ¿Sabías que la Biblioteca Pública de Lafayette tiene libros, audiolibros, películas y música en español? Aquí están algunos libros recientemente añadidos a nuestra colección, algunos conocidos y buenos. Comparta con nosotros una de sus lecturas actuales o algo nuevo que le gustaría ver añadido a nuestros estantes. Entonces encuéntralos todos en el catálogo.
The Joy of Reading
Cozy up with a good book, fiction or non-fiction. Did you know Lafayette Public Library has books, audiobooks, movies and music in Spanish? Here are some new books recently added to our collection, as well as some oldies but goodies! Share with us one of your current reads or something you would like to see added to our shelves. You can find them all in the catalog.
Libros en Español
– Contributed by Angelique, Librarian – Family Outreach Services
Today, on this day of gratitude, enjoy the thoughts and art of Gemma Correl as she muses on the gifts of things libraryish. “Libraries have always been a sanctuary for me. Here are 9 reasons I love them so much . . . Librarians, with their infinite knowledge, sometimes feel magical.” Continue reading Why I am Thankful for Libraries!
This year we said goodbye to three fearless literary giants; Dick Jackson, Lee Bennett Hopkins, and Toni Morrison. Their presence as writers, editors and teachers made it possible for us to see so much further than we could have on our own, and so we are grateful for the gifts of their lives. Read about their impact on our lives in this week’s edition of the Shelf Awareness newsletter.