Along with the new year, everyone here at Anderson Public Library has recently welcomed a new Library Director! Hello, my name is Demaris Hill and I am your new Library Director. I am an Indiana native and spent the last 6 years living in ‘The Land of the Mouse’–a.k.a. Florida. I am excited to join […]
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Book Title: Firekeeper’s Daughter Book Author: Angeline Boulley Call Number: YA FIC BOUL Recommended by: Jennifer Sullivan, Youth & Family Services Manager Jennifer’s Review: This is an own-voices book that depicts tribal life from the point of view of a teenage girl. It has a very compelling plot with a strong female protagonist. The book […]
We have a collection of science fiction adventures in our shelf display for December! Click on one of the titles below to read a description or reserve:
Audiobook Title: So Good They Can’t Ignore You: Why Skills Trump Passion in the Quest for Work You Love Audiobook Author: Cal Newport Audiobook Narrator: Dave Mallow Subject: Personality and Occupation, Vocational Guidance Call Number: CD 650.1 NEWP Recommended by: Monica Miller, Library Support Assistant Monica’s review: “Honestly, the narrator was pretty boring, but I […]
This November, the books on display are about families or about food and family. Elin Hildebrand treats us to a wedding party with the incredibly complex family of Beautiful Day and Anne Tyler takes us through the lives of three generations in a Spool of Blue Thread. We revisit sisters in Lauren Edmondson’s Ladies of the House (Jane Austen’s Sense & […]
November’s Community Outreach Craft Kit is an easy glass magnet project that comes out looking like a professionally made gift! As of Thursday afternoon, there are only 11 kits left at the Circulation Desk for the public to pick up. If you want one, better hurry! First come, first serve.
“hoopla is a groundbreaking digital media service offered by your local public library that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! Titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. We […]
To celebrate the spooky season, I looked for titles about haunted houses and ghost hunting. There is a documentary on Waverly Hills, Aaron Mahnke’s Lore and stories in a Foxfire collection. Many of these books dig into Kentucky’s rich heritage of haunting stories. Please enjoy! Laurel Sisler Adult Services Librarian firstname.lastname@example.org The Haunted Houses and […]
We have 23 Fall Pumpkin Project Craft Kits available for pickup by the public at the Library! First come, first serve. Come to the Library and enquire at the Circulation Desk to pick up a kit! Call (502) 839-6420 ext 2 for more information!