Books to Read for African-American History

Generations of African Americans struggled with adversity to achieve full citizenship in American society. African-American History Month is the chance to learn more. If non-fiction isn’t for you, try poetry or a novel by an African-American writer. Non-Fiction Fiction Save Save Save Save Save Save Save

Award Winning Picture Books

The Colorado Libraries for Early Literacy announces the winners for the fourth year of the Bell Picture Book Awards. The winning titles are: READ: The Summer Nick Taught His Cats to Read by Curtis Manley; illustrated by Kate Berube (New York: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books, 2016) Nick loves spending time with his cats, except […]

Most Popular Non-Fiction 2016

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Resolution: Healthier Finances

Saving money can be challenge. 26% of us don’t have any money set aside for an emergency (23 Dizzying Average American Savings Statistics). So it’s not surprising that one of the top ten New Year’s resolutions is to get out of debt and save more money. Let us help you keep your resolution with some […]

Most Popular Young Adult Books 2016

These are the Young Adult books that were checked out the most during 2016.

Resolution: Get Organized

According to a poll by The Huffington Post, eighty-four percent of  Americans say they worry that their homes aren’t clean or organized enough! The new year is the perfect time to declutter your home and get organized. Trying to do it without a plan can be overwhelming. Frustration is a big roadblock to achieving your […]

Most Popular Movies 2016

These were the most popular movies checked out  during 2016. Pixels Ant-Man Inside Out Minions War Room Jurassic World The Martian Hotel Transylvania 2 Maze runner: The Scorch trials Goosebumps The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2 The Good Dinosaur Pitch Perfect 2 Creed The Intern Pan Spectre Daddy’s Home Norm of the North Everest Save

Most Popular Fiction 2016

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New Young Adult Books

Check out one of the new buzz worthy YA books hitting the shelves in January! Secret of the Heart Note by Stacey Lee. The daughter and apprentice of a famous magic-worker who helps others fall in love doesn’t know the feeling herself. Bay Area residents Mimosa and her mother are the world’s last two aromateurs, […]

Upcoming Children’s Books – December

Waiting for Snow by Marsha Dian Arnold.  Badger cannot wait one more minute for it to snow. When his friend Hedgehog explains that everything comes in its time, Badger is unconvinced and impatient as ever. But Badger’s friends have a few tricks up their sleeves to try and get the snow’s attention and distract their […]