Staff Book Reviews
“The Silent Corner” by Dean Koontz, New York : Bantam Books, . When FBI agent Jane Hawk’s husband, a happy… The Silent Corner by Dean Koontz
Red Sky: Poetry on the Global Epidemic of Violence Against Women, Edited by Melissa Hassard, Gabrielle Langley, and Stacy Nigliazzo… Red Sky: Poetry on the Global Epidemic of Violence Against Women
“The House of Broken Angels” by Luis Alberto Urrea, Little Brown and Company. 336 pages A finalist for the Pulitzer… The House of Broken Angels by Luis Alberto Urrea
“The Perfect Couple” by Elin Hilderbrand, New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2018. Known as the “Queen of the… The Perfect Couple by Elin Hilderbrand, New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2018.
Summer is almost over but you can prolong the season by spending time in a small, New Hampshire town at… Summer Hours at the Robbers Library by Sue Halpern
“Rules of Magic” by Alice Hoffman, New York : Simon & Schuster, 2017. Have you ever seen the movie Practical… Rules of Magic by Alice Hoffman
“The Good Son” by You-Jeong Jeong. Translated by Chi-Young Kim. Penguin Books, 2018. 309 pages Yu-jin wakes up to the… “The Good Son” Offers a Tense Psychological Thriller
“The Trespasser” by Tana French, New York, New York : Viking Books, 2016. Detective Antoinette Conway dreamed about joining the… The Trespasser by Tana French
Notes from the Director
Did you know that there is a bill of rights for libraries? In 1939 the American Library Association (ALA) adopted… The Mission of Libraries
The U.S. population 65 and older is now the largest in terms of size and percent of the population according… Older American’s Month
My mama taught me to say thank you. Every Christmas and every birthday, I was required to sit down and… Thank You for Everything!
As a librarian, I have worked on a public service desk for many years. I answered questions, checked books out,… Sharing Your Stories
Alamance County Public Libraries 2018 holiday hours have been revised. Graham Public Library will be open from 10:00 a.m. until… Revised Library Holiday Hours
December is always a busy month. Many of us are busy with holiday parties, celebrations, cooking, visiting with family members,… A Time of Hope
As we talked to folks in our communities during the process of putting together a strategic plan for Alamance County… Alamance County Public Libraries Hours are Changing in 2018
Fall has finally descended upon us! Everyone I know is busy with weekend festivals, enjoying the cooler weather, and taking… Fall is Upon Us!