Staff Picks

Taking Bites Out of Crime

It's a graphic novel so disgusting that you won't be able to put it down. The main character, Detective Chu, literally takes bites out of crime whether they're fresh or fetid and decomposing. Tony is a cibopath, meaning that he gets psychic information from the food he eats. If he eats an apple, he learns about how the apple grew, and if he eats a hot dog, he feels something much different.

Meet Jarrett Krosoczka!

An Author Visit at the Mt. Pleasant Library

Jarrett Krosoczka, author of the popular Lunch Lady series, will visit the Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library Saturday July 13 at 3 p.m.

Watch Out for This Storm

Storm, by Brigid Kemmerer is the first novel in the Elemental Series.

One Tough Freshman Class

Morning Glories by Nick Spencer is as crazy as it is intense.

Daddy's Day!

Six Father's Day Stories to Share with your Child

Curl up, get cozy, and read!A Perfect Father's DayBy Eve BuntingJUV E BUNTING

'Nice Companies Finish First'

Book Review

What makes a successful, transformative organization? What kind of leadership guides an organization making it stand out amongst its rivals/peers?  What qualities in management inspire employees to do the best that they can do and make their organization shine?

Let's Go Fly a Kite...!

Seven kite flying stories to share with your child

Curl up, get cozy, and read!Super DuckBy Jez AlboroughJUV E ALBOROUGH

'Chasing Lincoln's Killer'

The date: April 14, 1865. Washington D.C. was still celebrating the surrender of the Confederacy at Appomattox the week before. Abraham Lincoln and his Cabinet were developing plans for reconstruction when his second term ended at the hands of John Wilkes Booth and his derringer pistol. The rest, as they say, is history.  

Teen Book Review

'Eleanor & Park'

I want to eat this book like Eleanor wants to eat Park's face!That sounds crazy, I know. Don't get worried. No cannibalism takes place in this book. But, I devoured it. Read it in a few days. Laughed aloud and cried.

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