Science Fiction and Future Possibility
I’m always a little intrigued by what people refuse to read. Don’t get me wrong – I know we all have our preferences. Some folks like realistic fiction. Some prefer their reality with fairy wings and glitter. That being said, there’s a difference between the *shrug* ‘That’s not really my thing’ and the ‘Ewww… I [...]
Hipster 101: Read the Book First
Rule #1 of being a Hipster: You got to be on top of the trends and do All the Things before they’re cool. That’s tricky to do since that means you have to know what will be awesome sauce before it gets there. So, if you have a deep burning desire to be a hipster and [...]
Looking For Your Next Great Read?
Does your book club need recommendations? Are you an avid reader? Or just in a reading-rut? Visit the Haverhill Public Library for our monthly Book Chat! You’ll hear which new fiction and nonfiction titles are getting the best reviews. Share with us what you’re currently reading–good conversation is sure to follow! For more information about Book Chat [...]
Abe Lincoln, Vampires, and Other Great Presidents’ Day Reads
Presidents’ Day is near. You’ll be off school and probably need something to …kill the time, right? Well, stop by the library tomorrow and grab one of these great Presidents’ Day read: Jefferson’s Sons — We hear about it more now than ever before: Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings, his slave, were lovers. This fictionalized [...]