Naperville Public Library Blog

CATEGORY: Adult - In the Stacks

September 30, 2016 - 15:52 — ShannonMcNaperville

Sink your teeth into a yummy new book!

September 14, 2016 - 10:20 — SusanMcQuaid

As the weather is beginning to cool please plan to join us, for a hot beverage and genealogy wisdom, on Saturday mornings in the newly renovated Nichols Community Room.

September 2, 2016 - 11:40 — ShannonMcNaperville

Stories of survival in extreme circumstances can make for gripping reads: they capture our imaginations, make us root for the characters in peril and keep us on the edge of our seats, not to mentio

August 18, 2016 - 12:50 — MaryVacula

Here are some facts about Illinois.  The largest city is Chicago.  The state capital is Springfield.  The state motto is "State Sovereignty, National Union".

August 12, 2016 - 11:55 — ShannonMcNaperville

Summer's coming to an end, and you know what that means: Back to school!

July 15, 2016 - 11:13 — ShannonMcNaperville

Small towns can provide both perks (knowing all your neighbors; a sense of camaraderie) and pitfalls (lack of privacy; not much to do). Small towns persist as popular settings for fiction books!

July 1, 2016 - 10:01 — ShannonMcNaperville

The sense of smell is our oldest sense and can evoke powerful reactions: one whiff of a lilac bush or a certain cookie recipe might catapult you straight back to childhood!

June 17, 2016 - 13:09 — ShannonMcNaperville

There's a reason cats were worshipped by ancient societies: they're fabulous!

June 6, 2016 - 14:59 — SusanMcQuaid

So you've found your German town of origin, now what?

May 16, 2016 - 00:00 — MaryVacula

The Edgar Nominee's for Best Mystery Novel were announced earlier this year and at the end of April, the Winner of the 2016 Best Mystery Novel was announced.