As a librarian, I am often asked about my reading habits–what was the last book I read, how often do I spend reading, and who my favorite author is. For the record the answers to the previous queries are: Keeping the Moon by Sarah Dessen, about an hour a day (more on days off when [...]
I just added ~50 brand-new books to the New Fiction section in the Teen Area! Come in and check them out! Maybe you’ll love (or hate) one of the titles SO much that you’ll just have to write your very own book review for the all new CPL Teens Book Review Blog!
Chelmsford’s One Book for 2009 will be Greg Mortenson’s Three Cups of Tea:
The astonishing, uplifting story of a real-life Indiana Jones’ campaign to build schools in the most dangerous, remote, and anti-American reaches of Asia. Inspired by a chance encounter with impoverished mountain villagers, the author is building schools to provide a balanced education [...]
Don’t forget to vote for next year’s One Book!
We have three nonfiction nominees to choose from and you can vote right from the library’s website!
Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson The astonishing, uplifting story of a real-life Indiana Jones’ campaign to build schools in [...]
I absolutely LOVE Halloween; the candy, the costumes, the scary movies, but what I love most is spending the month of October getting ready for the big day by reading lots and lots of horror. I love reading horror fiction anytime of the year, but it’s a little more satisfying on chilly nights, with the [...]