Meet Oklahoma’s Poet Laureate Ben Myers

  Summer Reading ongoing… The Summer is half over, but the Summer Reading Program continues with new incentives added to the kids mailboxes each Friday.

Two Books from our hometown author, Dr. Benjamin Myers

Lapse Americana The twin ravens, Thought and Memory, of Norse myth are reborn as American crows to fly an interweaving pattern or remembering and forgetting through the pages of Lapse Americana. Born out of the poet’s childhood during the Pax Americana and situated within the war and economic lapse of the new century, these poems […]

Reasons To Love Books

There are so many reasons to love books. They make our lives richer and more interesting. Really, where would we be without them? Here are a few of our reasons: Read, read, read – You’ll be smarter for it. With books, you can laugh, cry and learn. It’s healing. Fill 20 minutes, an hour, a […]

OK Virtual Library Now Has Magazines

We’ve got more than eBooks, audios and streaming videos. You can now download popular magazines through the library’s Overdrive. The virtual library is open, even when this library is closed. All you need is a library card! Get going through OK Virtual Library >

Divergent, Insurgent, Allegiant & the Four stories

Divergent: One choice can transform you. Veronica Roth’s #1 New York Times bestselling debut is a gripping dystopian tale of electrifying choices, powerful consequences, unexpected romance, and a deeply flawed “perfect society.” Insurgent: One choice can destroy you. Veronica Roth’s second #1 New York Times bestseller continues the dystopian thrill ride. As war surges in the factions all around […]

Sequoyah Book Lists for 2016

Every year the Sequoyah Book Award committee selects and compiles a list of books in the categories of children, intermediate (young adult) and high school. Volunteer reading teams vote on their favorite books. The awards are given out annually at the Oklahoma Library Association conference. Printable Lists with Details and Notes Intermediate (Young Adult) (PDF) > […]

New Books to Get Your Pre-Spring off to a Good Start

The Theory of Death by Faye Kellerman Golden Lion by Wilbur Smith Depraved Heart by Patricia Cornwell Host by Robin Cook The Pharaoh’s Secret by Clive Cussler Foreign Affairs by Stuart Woods Shopaholic to the Rescue by Sophie Kinsella Playing with Fire by Tess Gerritson Tricky Twenty-Two by Janet Evanovich Corrupted by Lisa Scottoline Stars of Fortune by Nora Roberts The Guilty by David Baldacci All Dressed […]

Books Sandwiched In Program Resumes in January

Here’s your chance to get out of your comfort zone and read a book because it was recommended by someone who read it. Join us in the Community Room of the Library from Noon to 1 pm beginning Wednesday, January 6, for a different kind of book club. Everyone gets a chance to tell about the book […]