Celebrities Are People Too

Posted by - December 3, 2021

Some great celebrity autobiographies and biographies were published in 2021, and we’ve got them on the shelves! You can read all about the lives of the rich and famous, from Katie Couric and Will Smith to Billy Porter and Brandi Carlile. Browse and check out the books below by clicking the titles. If you’d like

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‘Tis the Season…for Thrillers!

Posted by - September 27, 2021

If you love thrillers, we have some great new and classic novels for you this October! Check out the list below. And if you’d like more suggestions, check the online catalog, call Adult Services at (423) 434-4454, or come browse our shelves. (And don’t forget, you can always request a thriller-themed Book Bundle and our

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Summer Reading Book List: Children’s Animal Nonfiction

Posted by - July 17, 2021
Crossings: Extraordinary Structures for Extraordinary Animals Katy Duffield Packs: Strength in Numbers Hannah Salyer How to Clean a Hippopotamus: A Look at Unusual Animal Partnerships Steve Jenkins Being Frog April Pulley Sayre Superlative Birds Leslie Bulion A Little Book of Sloth Lucy Cooke Winnie: The True Story of the Bear Who Inspired Winnie-the-Pooh Sally M.
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Celebrate Independence Day with the Presidents

Posted by - June 30, 2021

If you’re looking for a way to show your patriotism this Independence Day, spend some time learning about our country’s presidents. We’ve compiled a list for you of some of our favorite presidential biographies! Click the titles to browse and to put books on hold for pickup at curbside or the Circulation Desk. (You’ll see

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Summer Reading Book List: Juvenile Fiction about Dogs

Posted by - June 22, 2021
A Dog-Friendly Town Josephine Cameron Max’s Story (A Dog's Purpose Puppy Tale series) W. Bruce Cameron Because of Winn-Dixie Kate DiCamillo Hotdog! (series) Anh Do Strays Like Us Cecilia Galante Duke (Dogs of World War II series) Kirby Larson Pug Blasts Off (Diary of a Pug series) Kyla May How to Steal a Dog Barbara
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Summer Reading Book List: Juvenile Animal Fantasy

Posted by - June 20, 2021
The Last (Endling series) Katherine Applegate The Titanic (Survival Tails series) Katrina Charman Catalyst Sarah Beth Durst Swordbird (series) Nancy Yi Fan Mouseheart (series) Lisa Fielder The Vanishing (The Last Dogs series) Christopher Holt Broken Pride (Bravelands series) Erin Hunter Rescue on the Oregon Trail (Ranger in Time series) Kate Messner Mrs. Frisby and the
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Travel the World in Books

Posted by - June 18, 2021

Are you thinking about traveling this summer? Even if you don’t leave home, you can still travel the world through books! The stories below will take you to destinations all over the world. Click the titles to browse and put books on hold for pickup at curbside or the Circulation Desk. If you’d like more

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Book Scouts: Pet Reads

Posted by - June 17, 2021

The theme of this year’s Summer Reading Challenge is “Tails and Tales”, so all summer we’re highlighting books about animals! In the video below, School Age Program Coordinator Jennifer Johnson shares some of her favorite stories about pets. And you can find even more books about pets in the following list. These books are intended

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Summer Reading Book List: Juvenile Fiction about Horses

Posted by - June 6, 2021
Take the Reigns (Canterwood Crest series) Jessica Burkhart Little Horse on His Own Betsy Cromer Byars Leroy Ninker Saddles Up (Tales from Deckawoo Drive series) Kate DiCamillo Lara and the Gray Mare (Hoofbeats series) Kathleen Duey Wild Girl Patricia Reilly Giff Misty of Chincoteague (series) Marguerite Henry Elska (Horse Diaries series) Cathy Hapka The Escape
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