Naperville Public Library Blog

CATEGORY: Adult - In the Stacks

November 25, 2015 - 12:59 — SusanMcQuaid

Many family-tree builders regret not having interviewed relatives when they had the chance.

November 18, 2015 - 10:49 — ShannonMcNaperville

Take a break from holiday plans and immerse yourself in a book discussion as the daytime book club at Nichols talks about "Dollbaby" by Laura Lane McNeal!


November 13, 2015 - 16:07 — SusanMcQuaid

Irish genealogy research can be frustrating, partly due to the loss of vital records that occured when the Public Records Office was burned during the Irish Civil War.

November 11, 2015 - 09:51 — ShannonMcNaperville

We all know that books and water don't mix (literally anyway: please don't take your library books for a swim!), but that doesn't mean you can't enjoy these novels ABOUT the world of the waves!

November 9, 2015 - 18:00 — MaryVacula

One of the things I like about mysteries is the chance to travel around the world and this fall some really exotic mystery locations are highlighted in these titles.

November 3, 2015 - 11:33 — ShannonMcNaperville

Ready or not, here come the holidays!

October 30, 2015 - 09:01 — ShannonMcNaperville

A mountain can symbolize a goal, exemplify the beauty of nature, or serve as a place of isolation, unreachable by others.

October 2, 2015 - 14:45 — ShannonMcNaperville

Some families pass down their special skills through the generations, and the results are sometimes dispersed to the world in the form of a family business.

August 28, 2015 - 09:48 — ShannonMcNaperville

...yes, already! Soon snow will be on the ground and we'll be putting up decorations.

August 21, 2015 - 12:06 — MaryVacula

Though I am a librarian at Naperville Public Library, I read because I love to, and where better to get my hands on the kinds of books I love the most -- mysteries, crime and suspense -- than the l