books

Apr
01

April Online Book Club: Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell

Love the idea of a book club, but you don’t have time to attend meetings? No problem!

We won’t have meetings, but anyone who reads or listens to that month’s title, either with physical copies or digital copies, can participate in our online discussion boards on Facebook and our blog posts.

If you’re busy, but love to read, this could be the perfect Book Club for you! Join us and keep the conversation going!

The April Online Book Club title is Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell by Susanna Clarke.

By Amy Matheney | books . Online Book club
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Mar
27

4 Outdoor Tips for Stay-at-Home

A great way to relieve pandemic stress and still comply with Ohio’s stay-at-home order is to enjoy some time outdoors. Here are some tips on how to do that.

By Emily | books
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Mar
25

5 Inspiring Books to Read for Women’s History Month

Celebrate the bold, smart, courageous, and creative contributions and changes that women caused in our society with these books during Women’s History Month.

By Laura | books
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Mar
11

Women’s History Month: Kids’ Books

Celebrate Women’s History Month this March with one (or a few!) of these kids’ books celebrating the amazing accomplishments of women. Pick up a biography about a well-known figure in history like Amelia Earhart, or go for a title that introduces someone new to you. Women have long played pivotal roles in American and world history and this month we recognize all women who overcome everyday obstacles to accomplish truly great things.

By Stacy Books | books
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Feb
26

5 Books I’m looking forward to reading

So many books, so little time…That is how I have been feeling lately due to all of the amazing new books that are making their way onto the library’s shelves. My “to be read” list is growing and that can never be a bad thing, right?

By Shayna Sherman | books
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Feb
14

Black History Month: Books for Kids, Tweens and Teens

Check out this list of just a few titles for babies, kids, and teens, featuring stories by black authors and stories about black characters. Call or visit your local branch and ask a librarian to build a list of other books for you to enjoy during Black History Month and all year long.

By Stacy Books | books
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Feb
10

5 Books To Read During Black History Month

Officially celebrated in the United States since 1976, Black History Month is the perfect time to discover the contributions of African Americans, honor their stories and explore their experiences. Check out the #OwnVoices titles below available in a variety of formats including physical, eBook, and audiobook.

By Laura | books
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Feb
05

3 Fun and Flirty Reads for February

These are a few of my recent favorite flirty reads. These books are perfect when you need something that will make you forget, just for a few hours, about all of the serious and stressful things in the world.

By Laura | books
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