Neighborhood Library

The Tween Book Club is underway!

January’s meeting was a huge success, with over 14 in attendance.February’s selection is Laika, by Nick Abadzis. The book won an Eisner award in 2008.

'Life of Pi'

Book Review and Book Club Discussion

Written in a first-person narrative, Yann Mantel's Life of Pi tells a tale of courage, faith, hunger, coping, fear, animal behavior and survival.

Ana's Story

Check it out for a powerful e-experience!

Ana's story is not all that different from thousands of girls all over the world.  A single teen mom, Ana is confronted with the daily challenge of survival as she struggles to provide for both herself and her young daughter.  However, she also has a powerful secret: Ana was born HIV positive.

Warm Up with an Award Winner!

With temperatures hovering around freezing, all Washingtonians are looking for ways to keep warm.  My personal favorite method is to snuggle up with a good book, and imagine sunshine and summer time.

Are you comfortable in your own skin?

What makes you human? Is it what you think, your experiences? Or is it something more?

Add some 'Drama' to your life!

In Raina Telgemeier's Drama, Broadway-obsessed Callie Marin is ridiculously excited to work on her middle school musical. Not that she can sing and dance, but she does build a mean cannon.

Book Club: 'The Buddha in the Attic'

The Buddha in the Attic is the tragic story of the extraordinary lives of "picture brides" from Japan to the United States.

Holiday Break

Children's Programming Will Resume After the Holidays

The Southeast Library Staff would like to wish every one a safe and happy holiday!However, in light of the upcoming celebrations, please take note that this is the last week of children's programs for 2012.All Story Times will be taking a break from Dec. 24 through Jan. 5. Regular Story Times and other programs will resume on Jan. 7.

The Walking Dead Universe

If you have never heard of The Walking Dead or think that you are too behind to catch up, here is a brief overview on how to best to jump into this series' world of the undead.