Friday, October 29, 2010

Guys read

Check out our latest display... Guys Read. These are books geared towards guys picked by guys. Our guy library aides selected some of their favorites just for you! (Girls, it's OK if you check these out too). Also, click here to visit the Guys Read web site for more information.

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Bummed out?

 Are you bummed out because the library is closed today for testing? Don't despair! Remember you can read eBooks online through the library catalog! Go to the library catalog page (, type fiction in the search field, and narrow the material type to eBook. Now you can browse, click on your selection of choice, and click the Read Online button. And please let us know what you think about reading books on your computer!

Monday, October 18, 2010

Bike Around the Bay

Our local inspiration, Clear Springs HS Technology Integration Specialist Chad Vance, completed his first Bike Around the Bay Sunday, October 17, 2010. "Bike Around the Bay is a fully supported two-day, 150-mile bicycle ride around Galveston Bay showcasing the natural beauty of Galveston Bay and benefiting the Galveston Bay Foundation. The ride starts in Anahuac, Texas at Fort Anahuac Park and continues along a scenic route that includes many fascinating sights and highlights" ( Way to go Mr. Vance!!!

Friday, October 15, 2010

Where's Waldo in the Library?

We spotted all sorts of interesting characters in the library during Homecoming week!

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Grab - N - Go

Need a great book but not sure where to look? Fed up with trying to decide and ready to throw your hands up in the air? If so, just grab a book - n - go! Our Quick Picks have moved to the wall. For a high interest book and quick and easy checkout, just look for the hands when you come in the library.

Thursday, October 7, 2010

Looking for a hot read?

 The writing's on the wall...literally!
Our TAYSHAS display has moved. Come by and check out the new books and the new location.

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Night Fall Scary Story Writing Contest

Do you have a creative side that's longing for an outlet? Enter the Night Fall Scary Story Writing Contest at Read the prompt and add your scariest story to the entry form. The winner receives a full set of the Night Fall novels for home and a full set for the library, has his or her story published on the Lerner Books Blog, and the winner's name will become a character in an upcoming Night Fall novel! Check out the site and enter today. The deadline is October 31st.

Stephen Gammell, The Girl Who Stood on a Grave, Google Labeled for Reuse.

You can also read Thaw View the Thaw eBook for free, a Night Fall book, by Rick Jasper for free online Thaw until October 31st.

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Library Snapshot Day!

Remember to visit the library tomorrow, October 6, 2010 to see what's happening in the library and participate in our Library Snapshot Day. Check out music inspired by books, our new TAYSHAS display, and banned books. You can even become a zombie!!!

Monday, October 4, 2010

Worse than undead....

Our latest display explores the world of banned books...