Naperville Public Library Blog

CATEGORY: Adult - In the Stacks

October 2, 2015 - 15:45 — 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 - 10:48 — ShannonMcNaperville

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

August 21, 2015 - 13:06 — 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

August 21, 2015 - 11:43 — ShannonMcNaperville

Senior Citizens Day recognizes the positive contributions made to society by older people. It was created in 1988 by Ronald Reagan.

July 31, 2015 - 16:01 — ShannonMcNaperville

From creepy crawlies to those that flutter freely, insects of all sorts turn up in fiction! Here's just a sample (so grab your butterfly net or can of bug repellent as applicable):

July 14, 2015 - 11:30 — ShannonMcNaperville

Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird is a time-honored classic about racial tensions in the small-town South.

July 10, 2015 - 14:37 — ShannonMcNaperville

Yee-haw, cowboys and cowgirls! Are you looking to rustle up a good read? Here are some lighter titles set in the West, so you don't have to be a fan of classic Westerns to pick one up.

July 3, 2015 - 09:45 — ShannonMcNaperville

It's not a far move, but Readers Rendezvous Daytime Book Club will be changing locations within the Nichols Library as of the July session!

May 29, 2015 - 09:45 — ShannonMcNaperville

Would you rather take a country drive or hit the gas pedal on the highway?

May 8, 2015 - 13:02 — ShannonMcNaperville

Sorry to tell you, but you're not an expert on Greek culture just because you had gyros for dinner. Try reading one of these books to help broaden your knowledge of this ancient society!