We all get stuck from time to time when it comes to picking our next read, even librarians. Maybe it’s because the last book was so good that every one we pick up after seems to fall short.
You probably already know that the library lends ereaders and tablets. We periodically update these devices with a variety of bestsellers and classics for your reading pleasure. Unfortu
I could not live without audiobooks. That may sound melodramatic, but it’s true.
I have a rule for myself when it comes to books, if I have checked a title more than three times I am allowed to buy it for myself. I have to admit though, that I recently broke that rule.
Around Memorial Day our thoughts turn to honoring those service men and women who gave their lives and those who served their country in time of war. The annual Memorial Day parade which is s
Each year, the Watertown Free Public Library chooses a book, encourages everyone in the community to read along with us, and hosts a variety of programs related to the book. We call thi
Baz Luhrmann’s highly anticipated film The Great Gatsby was released this past week along with the film’s star-studded soundtrack. Though the film, like Fitzgerald’s novel, is set in
If you’ve finished Gone Girl and you are looking for more like it, or if you can’t get your hands on it yet, check out this list of read-alikes:
What is on your bucket list of titles to read—whether in print or on a tablet? Whether you prefer non-fiction or fiction, it is always good to go back to the classics and appreciate anew why
It’s that time of year again—crocuses, daffodils, and tulips are showing their lush petals; tree leaves are beginning to open to a bright minty green; and vegetable gardens are begging for attentio
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