New Books 12/11/17

Beliefs, inspiration, family grief, and silence are featured in this week’s selections along with a couple of authors who crank out a book every month (with a little help from others!)  Don’t see anything of interest?  You can suggest library purchases and/or request that we order your book from another library through interlibrary loan.  … Continue Reading New Books 12/11/17

New Books 12/4/17

Our favorite authors never seem to write fast enough!  We wait with anticipation for the next book about characters who have become as familiar as our friends.  Bestselling authors David Baldacci, Michael Connelly, and Janet Evanovich are three of those who top this week’s list.  If you’ve been waiting to hear more about Will Robie,… Continue Reading New Books 12/4/17

Civil Rights and Equality: A Pulitzer Prize Centennial Series

Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma (LTAIO) offers more than your average book club for adults. With the added benefit of a humanities scholar to inform and broaden discussions, participants are able to explore the human experience through literature in meaningful and thought-provoking ways. A series consists of 4-5 sessions, each featuring a book from the… Continue Reading Civil Rights and Equality: A Pulitzer Prize Centennial Series

The 2017 National Book Awards

Established in 1950, the National Book Award is an American literary prize administered by the National Book Foundation, a nonprofit organization. The mission of the National Book Foundation and the National Book Awards is to celebrate the best of American literature, to expand its audience, and to enhance the cultural value of great writing in… Continue Reading The 2017 National Book Awards