Our Summer Reading Program is going strong! Take a look at our summer program photos here. We are half way through the summer program so don’t forget to turn in your summer reading logs to win a prize. You can fill out more than one sheet and the deadline for turning in all reading logs is August 16th. If you need another form you can print one from our website or pick one up at the library.
SUMMER SO FAR…
The longlist for the 2014 Man Booker Prize has been released. The Man Booker Prize is awarded to the best fiction book of the year. A winner will be announced on October 14th. A new rule change has made this the first Man Booker prize to admit novels from across the globe as long as they are written in the English language. The judges for this year’s prize are Sarah Churchwell, Daniel Glaser, Jonathan Bate, Alastair Niven and Erica Wagner. The 2014 Man Booker prize is chaired by Anthony Grayling. For more information about the books click on the book title below or go to http://www.themanbookerprize.com/news/longlist-2014-announced.
Last week the American Library Association (ALA) and the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) joined with nine other organizations in filing joint public comments with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). You can find the PDF of the full public comments here. The comments support net neutrality and seek to strengthen the FCC proposed rules in the following ways: