This month, we’ve assembled a list of our favorite favorites; what we read and listened to through the years.
These library staff favorites could be used as guides for your winter reading, and as gift guides for folks on your special gift list. We hope you enjoy our holiday gift to you. Read and be merry! Continue reading What we love to read and gift
Gifts, gifts, gifts, it’s already begun, the ads and exhortations to give, give, give.
More gift obligations than ideas and resources? Your library can help with both those dilemmas. Really. Continue reading Let’s Get Gifting!?!
These days you can’t open a browser window without tripping across a year-end list. Here’s one more for your collection, courtesy of the New York Times. – Scott
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
Gifts-gifts-gifts- what to get young folks for the holidays! Games, clothes, gift cards?
Wait! How about a bit of magic?
Stephen King describes books as “a uniquely portable magic”. And what better gift to give to the teens and preteens in your life than the magic that opens the doors and windows of the imagination! We have sites and books to help you find lots of magical suggestions for your gift list. (You’re welcome.) Continue reading A Bit of Magic