Posted on: February 15, 2018

Unbreak Your Heart - Library Edition

Lonely Heart

So, another Valentine’s Day has come and gone. In spite of the flowers, chocolates and romantic dates, there is a dip in relationship satisfaction that brings about more break-ups just after the holiday than any other time of the year. If your d...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

Hope Nation Book Launch Party

HopeNation

A new book written by a powerhouse collective of 24 influential Young Adult writers is about to set America aloft with messages of hope and inspiration. This anthology, Hope Nation: YA Authors Share Personal
Moments of Inspiration
, hits bookstores on Feb...

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Posted on: January 31, 2018

From Books to the Big Screen

WRC 2018 Movies

Book vs. Movie - You Decide!

Do you remember the first time you read a book AFTER watching a movie it inspired? Mine was The World According to Garp by John Irving, and it was one of the first "adult novels" I read as a young adult. While the mov...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Big Tech for Little Kids

Junior Robotics

These days when you ask a child what they want to do when they grow up, they'll often respond with video game programmer and engineer as top career choices, along with perennial favorites police officer, veterinarian and athlete. Technology is all around,...

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Posted on: February 12, 2018

American Library Association's 2018 Award Winning Books

ALA2018AWARDS

It's award season, and along with movies and music, the best in children and teen books are recognized by the American Library Association at the Midwinter Meeting, taking place Feb. 12 in Denver, Colorado. This year's list of winners include:

John Newbery...

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