Can You Dig it? Children’s Gardening Guide on Hoopla
This Cannot Be Real - YA Fairytale and Mythology
Being at home during the stay at home order means many of our routines have changed. Gyms are closed, and we may be sitting for even longer periods of time working from home, bingeing television shows, and helping kids with their school work. Whether you are looking to feel physically and mentally fit or trying to keep off the quarantine fifteen, these free resources for a variety of fitness levels are accessible from home any time of day.
Visit Hoopla Digital to check these movies out with your library card!
Color Out of Space -2019- Nicholas Cage in this adaptation of H.P. Lovecraft's story of alien fallout. From director Richard Stanley.
A Good Neighborhood by Therese Anne Fowler
Release Date: March 10, 2020
In Oak Knoll, a verdant, tight-knit North Carolina neighborhood, professor of forestry and ecology Valerie Alston-Holt is raising her bright and talented biracial son. Xavier is headed to college in the fall, and after years of single parenting, Valerie is facing the prospect of an empty nest. All is well until the Whitmans move in next door―an apparently traditional family with new money, ambition, and a secretly troubled teenaged daughter.
In celebration of Black History Month, I have chosen some of my favorite books featuring either black creators or protagonists from various age ranges, you can click on the picture of the book or the title to be taken to the entry in the catalog where you can check on it's availability and place it on hold.
With Thanksgiving behind us, the holidays now begin in earnest with a continuing focus on family and togetherness, it is also a great opportunity to introduce your children to the practices and cultures of others that celebrate this time of year. Below are some book suggestions to share with your loved ones from our collection, for a more extensive look feel free to take a look at our guide for Winter Holiday Books:
Books Featuring Multiple Holidays
We love debut novels that get a lot of buzz before publication, which is why we are so excited about "Such a Fun Age," by Kiley Reid. You will have to wait all month before it is released, but place your hold now.
We promise, it will be worth it.
Release Date: December 31, 2019
Title: Get a Life, Chloe Brown
Author: Talia Hibbert
Release Date: November 5, 2019
Talia Hibbert, one of contemporary romance’s brightest new stars, delivers a witty, hilarious romantic comedy about a woman who’s tired of being “boring” and recruits her mysterious, sexy neighbor to help her experience new things—perfect for fans of Sally Thorne, Jasmine Guillory, and Helen Hoang.