Check out what Big Flats patrons have been reading and what they are saying about these recently checked out books. Finding Ashley, author Danielle Steel “Liked the book but was surprised Michaela did not ask about her father.” Gail M. Continue reading Big Flats Patron Mini Book Blurbs
Fall Storytimes at CCLD libraries are just around the corner, beginning the week of September 14 at all branches; check our website for dates and times. We offer storytimes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers and all are drop in, no Continue reading Fall Storytimes & 1000 Books Before Kindergarten
As I look through Amazon, Barnes and Nobles, Kirkus Review and the American Library Association’s picks for best children’s books of 2014, ready to order what’s missing from our library collection, I realize that the books from these lists can Continue reading Youth Book Recommendations for Holiday Gifts
I have been weeding the non-fiction collection, using a computer program that can generate a report of books that have not gone out recently. When we used to go to the shelves to weed the worn out, dirty out-of-date books, Continue reading Endangered Books
Staplers have been around for a long time. Their purpose is to pierce and clip papers together. The design of the stapler has changed a little, and the staple itself really hasn’t changed at all. It is still a piece Continue reading Unchanging Designs
Do you love zombies? Are you planning to attend this year’s zombie-themed haunted library program at Steele Memorial Library on October 28th? Are you getting ready for Season 2 of AMC’s The Walking Dead (Oct 16th)? Excited about Brad Pitt’s Continue reading ZOMBIES!!!
As a Youth Services staff member, I have been whittling down the list of must-reads recommended by both book review periodicals and fellow Juvenile and YA readers. I have been mired in teen angst, hurled through recycled adventures, and generally Continue reading Dreamdark – Blackbringer, by Laini Taylor
Elmira, N.Y. — Calling all book lovers! The Arnot Mall will host a massive book sale over two weekends in February: Feb. 10-13 and Feb. 17-19, 2011. The annual sale, a favorite community tradition for nearly 40 years, is sponsored by Continue reading Annual Book Sale Returns to the Arnot Mall (Feb 10-19)