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Busy summer gives way to busy fall

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It has been a busy and exciting summer for Bossier Parish Libraries, but we cannot slow down now because there is much to do as we finalize plans for our fall programs and events.        

Aulds Library located in south Bossier has a full schedule this month.  They have planned something special for all ages.

  • Saturday, August 9 at 2:30p.m., and Tuesday, August 12 at 3:30p.m. Amanda Bradley is hosting Movie Day.
  • August 19 at 11:00a.m. join the Aulds Book Club to discuss “The Pecan Man” by Cassie Dandridge Selleck.
  • August 19 from 5:00—6:30p.m., the library will participate in Spirit of South Bossier at Parkway High School.
  • On August 26 at 3:30p.m., you are invited to Movie Day.
  • August 30 at 1:00p.m., author Demetria Buie will be on hand to talk about her book “Refuse to Lose” and her writing process.

For more information about these activities call (318) 742-2337, or go to www.bossierlibrary.org to find out what is happening at your neighborhood library branch.

Make a note:

Bossier Central Library (318) 746-1693:

August 19 at 3:30p.m., there will be a book review on “The Pecan Man” by Cassie Dandridge Selleck provided by the BPL Outreach Department for residents at Glenview Gardens.

Thursday, August 21 from 6:00—7:00p.m. the Bossier Central Library Book Club will meet to discuss “The Time Traveler’s Wife” by Audrey Niffenegger.  

Our Library!  Gateway to the Past, Bridge to the Future.  

New Books 

Fiction

“The Book of You” by Claire Kendal

“Prayer” by Philip Kerr

“Dreaming for Freud” by Sheila Kohler

“One to Keep” by Tia Louise

“The Watchman” by Adrian Magson

“The Arsonist” by Sue Miller

“Moriarty Returns a Letter” by Michael Robertson

“The Directive” by Matthew Quirk

“Casebook” by Mona Simpson

“That Summer” by Lauren Willig

Nonfiction

“Cooking with Fire” by Paula Marcoux

“Type on Screen: A Guide for Designers, Developers, Writers, and Students” by Ellen Lupton 

“Mastering Calligraphy: The Complete Guide to Hand Lettering” by Gaye Godrey-Nicholls

“Unstoppable” by Ralph Nader

“Fragile by Design” by Charles W. Calomiris

“The Triple Package” by Amy Chua

“Purpose Awakening” by Toure` Roberts

“From Bomboloni to Bagel” by Jackie Semha Gmach

“Stronger” by Jeff Bauman

“Rachel Carson and Her Sisters” by Robert K. Musil

 

Vickie Hardin is Outreach Specialist for the Bossier Parish Library. She can be reached at vhardin@state.lib.la.us