Thursday, August 17, 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Eclipse Glasses--WE ARE OUT

The Library will give out eclipse glasses beginning Monday, August 14th at noon. First-come, first-served, limit two per family. UPDATE: We are out.
If you can't get a pair of eclipse glasses, please be safe--sunglasses and 3D movie glasses are NOT safe for viewing the eclipse.

Other eclipse resources:
NASA's interactive eclipse map
click a location for the eclipse's duration, magnitude, etc., at that spot
Video For First-Time Eclipse Watchers
National Science Teachers Association
A Native Perspective on the Upcoming Solar Eclipse


Monday, July 17, 2017

New Titles for August!

These books will be available in August. If you'd like to place a hold on any one of them just call, email, or ask at the Library. You can also place holds online by searching "Library Catalog" at left for the title you want and selecting "Place Hold".

Fiction
Barely Legal by Stuart Woods
Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue
Breakdown by B.A. Paris
Burning Girl by Claire Messud
Continental Crimes, Martin Edwards (ed.)
Crime Scene by Jonathan Kellerman
Dark Net by Benjamin Percy
Driver by Hart Hanson
Emma in the Night by Wendy Walker
Exposed by Lisa Scottoline
Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
Good Daughter by Karin Slaughter
Hunting Hour by Margaret Mizushima
I Know a Secret by Tess Gerritsen
Massacre of Mankind by Stephen Baxter
Nest of Vipers by Andrea Camilleri
New Voices of Fantasy, Peter Beagle (ed.)
Ordeal by Jorn Lier Horst
Red-Haired Woman by Orhan Pamuk
Right Side by Spencer Quinn
Room of White Fire by T. Jefferson Parker
Seeing Red by Sandra Brown
Sleeping in the Ground by Peter Robinson
Stone Sky by N.K. Jemisin
Store by James Patterson
Sulphur Springs by William Kent Krueger
Telling Tales by Ann Cleeves

Non-Fiction
Autumn by Karl Ove Knausgaard
Shark Drunk by Morten Stroksnes
Shooting Ghosts by Thomas J. Brennan
Wonderlandscape by John Clayton

Friday, June 23, 2017

New titles at the Library coming in July

The following books will be available in July at the Livingston-Park County Public Library. If you'd like to place a hold on any one of them just call, email, or ask at the Library. You can also place holds online by searching for the title you want at left and selecting "Place Hold".

Fiction
The Accomplished Guest by Ann Beattie
Beren and Luthien by J.R.R. Tolkien
Breakdown by Jonathan Kellerman
The Changeling by Victor LaValle
City of Masks by S.D. Sykes
Cold Hearted River by Keith McCafferty
Dark Saturday by Nicci French
Deadfall by Linda Fairstein
Devil’s Muse by Bill Loehfelm
Distant View of Everything by Alexander McCall Smith
Down a Dark Road by Linda Castillo
Fierce Kingdom by Gin Phillips
The Force by Don Winslow
Game of Ghosts by John Connolly
Gwendy’s Button Box by Stephen King
Golden Hill Francis by Spufford
A Horse Walks into a Bar by David Grossman (Winner of the Mann Booker International Prize)
House of Spies by Daniel Silva
The Lake by Lotte Hammer
The Late Show by Michael Connelly
Let the Dead Speak by Jane Casey
Look Behind You by Iris Johansen
The Lying Game by Ruth Ware
The Painted Queen by Elizabeth Peters
Paradise Valley by C.J. Box
Persons Unknown by Susie Steiner
The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O by Neil Stephenson
Secrets She Keeps by Michael Robotham
The Trophy by Steffen Jacobsen
Two Nights by Kathy Reichs
Wildling Sisters by Eve Chase

Non-Fiction
American Eclipse by David Baron
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry Neil deGrasse Tyson
Churchill and Orwell Thomas Ricks
Hue 1968 by Mark Bowden
The Last Shift by Phillip Levine
Life on Mars by Traci K. Smith (New Poet Laureate of the U.S.)

Saturday, June 17, 2017

2017 Summer Reading Programs Begin

The week of June 18-24 is the beginning of the 2017 Summer Reading Programs.
Coming up this week is:
Tuesday June 20 at 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm  K-2nd grades  Building Bridges
Wednesday June 21 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm 3rd-5th grades Building Bridges
Thursday June 22 6:30 pm-8:00 pm  6th-12th grades  Green Up The Library
June 12-July 31  For Adults  Build Your Library Game