Lust in the Library

September 21, 2010 by
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Nancy Pearl’s your girl if you should find yourself overcome with lust in the library…lust for books, that is.  Ms. Pearl is one of the preeminent readers’ advisory librarians in the United States and the author of a book suggestion series which includes the titles Book Lust, More Book Lust, and Book Crush. She blogs, tweets and speaks her lust for books at gatherings all over the country and appears regularly on NPR’s “Morning Edition” to discuss book topics. Bernardsville Public … Continue reading

Irish Authors Featured in Our New Book Display

March 2, 2009 by
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photo source: Bernardsville Public Library Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, lucky shamrocks ornament Bernardsville Public Library’s new display featuring books by Irish authors. You’ll find this display near the New Fiction area next to the circulation desk. Be sure to browse through the wonderful assortment of Irish literature and modern fiction found there. To help make your selection, you may also consult our brand new Bernardsville Library bookmark devoted to Irish Writers. The bright green bookmark contains a … Continue reading

"Purrrfect" for Pet and Animal Lovers

February 10, 2009 by
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photo source – Bernardsville Public Library Are you on the lookout for great stories with animal subjects? Have you considered getting a pet recently? Do you take comfort in the company of animal friends? photo source – Bernardsville Public Library Look no further than the circulation desk at Bernardsville Public Library where a new bookmark has been added to our very own collection of original bookmarks. This one is entitled Creature Comforts and offers a list of current and older … Continue reading

New "Neighbors" in the Library

January 26, 2009 by
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photo source – Bernardsville Public Library Two of Bernardsville Public Library’s collection areas – adult graphic novels/comics and readers’/book group advice – have been moved to form their own “neighborhood.” You will find these books on the shelving to the right as you enter the library (see photo above.)Noting the growing adult interest in graphic novels, the library staff has brought together all our adult graphic novels and comic books to showcase these items. While Bernardsville Public Library’s young adult … Continue reading