Thanksgiving is less than a week away. We are all preparing for family visits and a wonderfully prepared meal. Be sure to take a break and spend some time with your child. In addition to having your child help in the kitchen, a book and a craft is a fun way to spend quality time together over the holidays.
"There's a crack in everything. That's how the light gets in." --Leonard Cohen, Anthem
Zen Ghost is the third story written and illustrated by Jon J. Muth with Stillwater the panda. Stillwater is a loveable character your child will want to read about again and again. In Zen Ghost, Stillwater shares a non-scary ghost story that both teaches and entertains. This book also has beautiful illustrations to keep your child's interest.
Mary Kubica’s newest psychological suspense, Don’t You Cry, hits the mark again following on the heels of two previous successes, Pretty Baby from earlier this year and her debut The Good Girl from 2015.
Halloween is a mere 10 days away! And now that it's starting to feel a little more like Fall, it's time to dive into your favorite spooky and horror filled series.
The warm days and cooler nights are starting to feel like fall. We Are Going On A Leaf Hunt by Steve Metzger is the perfect book to read as we get into the fall season. This books follows the popular song, but with new lyrics.
Have you heard the news? Bob Dylan is the first musician to win the Nobel Prize for literature! This is a monumental event, and has been generating some controversy. While many have cited Dylan's lyrics as poetry, which can be enjoyed with or without music, others have protested that this violates the sanctity of the award, by giving it to someone who does not actually write literature.
In 2014 Westlake voters passed the library’s five-year operating levy with 70% approval. This was a strong signal that continuing education, life-long learning and human connections are critical components of our community. The library’s strengths lie in rich and diverse collection of materials, a place for people to meet and share ideas and information, and an expert staff to assist with your information needs.