Here are some of my favorite old and new YA books that you should be reading this December! Continue reading December Teen Book Picks
“They’re real! Real, I tell you. More real than you’ve ever guessed. Magic, it’s real…”
You are hooked, aren’t you?! Read a longer excerpt from Melanie’s novel. Even though we are no longer taking submissions, you can still read all about our National Novel Writing Month Contest for grades K-12. Stay tuned: we will be announcing winners in the coming week!
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
Tired of the same old same old holiday TV shows and movies? Try these unexpected holiday-ish gems, as recommended by our resident film buff and reviewer David. Read on, and happy watching! Continue reading Movies in the Holiday Spirit