Author: Cindy

06 Jun Challenge Yourself! 2017 Book Challenge!

We are getting close to being mid-way through 2017 so it seems like a good time to check in with my progress on the 2017 Book Challenge. January – In a series (Hollow City by Ransom Riggs) February – Started never finished (A Man Called Ove by Fredrick Backman) March –...

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02 Sep Top Ten Library Reads

The top ten books published this month that librarians across the county love. Each month Library Reads compiles a list of ten books that have been suggested by library staff to be the cream of the crop. You can check out this month’s list as...

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01 Jul A Book Club For Everyone!

Did you know that La Porte County Public Library system has several book clubs? There is a great variety of titles each month and lovely groups of people to have some intelligent conversations with. No sign up required. Read the book in any format you...

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10 Jun Not Getting Your Notices?

Do you find yourself surprised that you have overdue items? Or have items you placed on reserve expire and you didn’t even know they were available for pick up? Here are some tips to ensure that you are getting your notices from the library. -Sign into...

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09 Feb Finding New Materials

    At the library’s main page www.laportelibrary.org you can scroll down to the “Featured Services” section. Click on the “New Materials” link to sign up for Wowbrary, which is a newsletter that emails you the latest materials added to the library.   Our catalog’s home page is always...

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04 Dec Random First Lines

It has been said that in order to hook a reader you must get their attention from the very first line of the book. So I randomly picked books from our new book shelves. Do any of them hook you? "In the dining room, the men...

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