Monday, January 30, 2012

The Alex Awards

An Alex Award is given to ten adult books that appeal to teen audiences. The Library has five of the titles that have received the 2012 honor. They are:
The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern
Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
Robopocalypse by Daniel H. Wilson
Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward
The Talk-Funny Girl by Rolan Merullo
Have a look at these titles and one more: Micro by Michael Crichton and Richard Preston. They are all shelved in the adult section.

Thursday, January 5, 2012

Join the Junior Friends of the Library

Kids in grades 5 and up are invited to join this new group. Junior Friends will help with children's activities, plan the young adult summer reading program, give input on young adult book purchases, and more. Meetings will be held the first Tuesday of each month beginning February 7 at 3:45 pm. For more information or to sign up, call the library at 802-885-3108 or email yaloft@gmail.com.