Naperville Public Library Blog

April 8, 2016 - 15:09 — ShannonMcNaperville

The World's Fair was held in various cities (including in Chicago, more than once!) to showcase modern technology and other novelties.

March 25, 2016 - 11:21 — ShannonMcNaperville

We know not to judge a book by its cover, but how about its title? A book's title can be ambiguous, forgettable, or it might absolutely the reason you pick up the book!

February 26, 2016 - 10:46 — ShannonMcNaperville

Do you like your science fiction with a twist of history? Then steampunk is for you!

February 12, 2016 - 11:33 — ShannonMcNaperville

You're already familiar with their own writing...but what about their lives?

January 15, 2016 - 16:43 — ShannonMcNaperville

The spouses of famous men have become as well-known as their husbands through these historical fiction novels!

December 18, 2015 - 10:59 — ShannonMcNaperville

In the cold of a typical Chicago winter, it's hard to remember that trees will ever be fresh with green leaves again! Here are some books to remind us that they're still out there, somewhere!

December 4, 2015 - 13:28 — ShannonMcNaperville

At any age, our schooling leaves an indelible mark on us as we travel through life.

November 27, 2015 - 20:00 — ShannonMcNaperville

...And if you're reading this today, you're apparently someone who buys your gifts online in the comfort of your own home, or already purchased them back in July and have nothing to worry about!

November 18, 2015 - 11:49 — 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 11, 2015 - 10:51 — 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!