The season of spooky is upon us. Fake spiderwebs and cackling pumpkins guard our front doors and pantries are stocked with bags of candy (short just a few servings). It's time to curl up with all things pumpkin spice and a frightening read – and these books scream Halloween.
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Looking for your next binge-worthy TV show? The nominees and winners from the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards, which aired this past weekend, might be a good place to start!
Put the kettle on because the Crawley family is back! This month we are celebrating the return of Downton Abbey by featuring books that share behind-the-scenes stories of the show's filming, music that will make you feel as though you are staying with the Earl and Countess at Downton, and real life stories that inspired the creators of the show.
Fans of the Dark Knight, rejoice! We’re lighting up the bat-signal on a book display in our lobby featuring one of the most iconic fictional characters in the world (alongside many other characters from the DC Universe).
Audiobooks continue to be the fastest-growing format in the publishing industry and it's easy to see why. Audiobooks comply with our busy modern lifestyle. If you find it difficult to carve out time in your schedule for reading, audiobooks are a perfect solution. Keep your earbuds close (or your smart speakers connected) and read by listening – during your commute, at the gym, or while completing household chores.
Visit the Library and travel anywhere from California to the United Kingdom – without boarding an airplane. Your library card is your passport, and these books are sure to take you on a journey!
Look for our Wanderlust display in the lobby during August, where you'll find bookmarks with more recomendations set in the destinations below.
On July 20th, 1969, astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin took the first steps on the moon. This week, we are celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing by featuring books and movies on space exploration from our collection.
These hot and humid days ahead are the perfect excuse to get lost in some beach reads and poolside page-turners.
Epistolary novels (books written in the form of documents such as diary entries and letters) create an engaging and intimate experience by making you, the reader, a literary eavesdropper. Check out some of our recommendations below!
This month, we invite you to support the LGBTQIA+ community by reading with pride! Our Spotlight display shines a light on lesbian, gay, bi, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual experiences in a variety of formats and genres.