Did you ever think Dorothy was a little too sweet and a little too good? Do you fondly remember wanting to be the Wicked Witch of the West for Halloween? Want something twisted and spooky this month? Then this is the book for you! Turning the world of Oz upside […]
This week’s staff pick just so happens to be the most challenged book of 2014. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie is the story of 14-year-old Junior, a Spokane Indian living on a Washington reservation. Soon after starting high school on the rez, encouraged by his […]
The Franklin Township Public Library is pleased to announce a new Kindle lending service. Franklin Township residents aged 18 and over can borrow a library Kindle e-Reader preloaded with popular titles. Call or visit the Adult Services Reference Desk for more details.
By now you’ve probably heard about the Heartbleed Bug that has caused an uproar over the last few days. Apparently over the last two years, this bug has affected an unknown number of websites. The good news is that many major websites like Google, Facebook, Yahoo and Tumblr are patched […]
The shortlist for the 2014 Andrew Carnegie Medals has been announced! Have you read the books? Let us know what you think! The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt, one of the fiction shortlist selections, is one of our staff picks. Also on the fiction shortlist are: Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie […]