books

Are Any of These Books on Your Shelves or Wish Lists?
Amazon today announced its best-selling books of 2014, just in time for you last-minute Christmas shoppers.
What luck!
"The Invention of Wings," by Sue Monk Kidd, is the best-selling book overall; and John Grisham’s latest novel, "Gray Mountain," is No. 2.
"The Heroes of Olympu…
Baby Reacts to a Book (VIDEO)
Have you seen this video yet?  It is way too cute.  I'm pretty sure nine-month old Jack can't read yet, but that doesn't stop him from enjoying a good book.    Enjoy!
KDL’s Book Bash Coming in April, 2013
Hey book lovers everywhere.....raise your hand if you love the Kent District Library's summer reading program.
And then, keep it up if you would like to help them raise much-needed dollars to keep this program strong and growing, because they are planning their first Book Bash and they need your…
Now You Can SEE Your Favorite Literary Characters
I found a really interesting web site for all you literature fans.
As we read our favorite books, the writer usually describes the characters in exquisite detail.  We, then, create in our minds what they look like, right?
How you you like to actually see them?
Teddy Bears Need a Little Love, Too
The Kent District Library's want your Teddy Bear to be as happy, and as healthy, as you are, so their holding their annual Teddy Bear Clinic.
Kids will have the opportunity to become little doctors and nurses at several KDL branches this winter.
Google Books is Not Dead Yet
Having the sum total of human knowledge at your fingertips is great.
When I was a kid, we had to pore through the limited resources of the school and public libraries, and any books and magazines owned by people who would let us borrow them...