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September Bay Area Literary and Author Events Introducing Statista Summer Sequels! Exciting News About Our Catalog
 
September Bay Area Literary and Author Events

September Bay Area Literary and Author Events

Adam Silvera in conversation with Sabaa Tahir Thursday, September 7, 2017 – 7:00 p.m. Kepler’s Books 1010 El Camino Real Menlo Park, CA 94025 RSVP here Alex Bracken and Tamara Ireland Stone  Friday, September 8, 2017 – 7:00 p.m. Kepler’s Books 1010 El Camino Real Menlo Park, CA 94025 RSVP here Inaugural Teen Advisory Board […]

Introducing Statista

Introducing Statista

The library has a new database! Statista is one of the world’s leading online statistics portals, with statistics & studies from 18,000 sources. It provides access to several fields of study including marketing, business, politics, social sciences, law, and finance. Some points of interest: Fast and comprehensive starting point for research Daily infographics on global […]

Summer Sequels!

Summer Sequels!

A lot of sequels, new volumes, and new books by Casti favorite authors came out over the summer! Here’s a round up: Books and Graphic Novels Once and For All by Sarah Dessen Real Friends by Shannon Hale Always and Forever, Lara Jean by Jenny Han (To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before series, vol. 3) Firebrand by […]

Exciting News About Our Catalog

Exciting News About Our Catalog

You may have noticed that our catalog got a fresh new look! While the color scheme is different, every search function and button is in the same place as it was. There will be one huge exciting change coming at the beginning of the school year, however…(drumroll please)… You’ll get your own accounts! No more wondering […]

Pride Month Reads

Pride Month Reads

01 June 2017

June is LGBTQIA+ pride month! While you may not be able to check out books from the library, we have a great collection of queer focused books on OverDrive. Whether you’re in the mood for a sweet fluffy romance, family drama, or short stories that span the spectrum, you’re sure to find something you love. […]

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Summer Bay Area Literary and Author Events

Summer Bay Area Literary and Author Events

29 May 2017

June   Wonder Woman Day Saturday, June 3, 2017 – 3:00pm Books Inc. 301 Castro St Mountain View More information here.           Andrew Shvarts, Royal Bastards Thursday, June 8, 2017, 7:00pm – 9:00pm Kepler’s Books 1010 El Camino Real Menlo Park RSVP here.         NYMBC Pride Panel featuring […]

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A Man’s Woman: The Portrayal of Women in Television

A Man’s Woman: The Portrayal of Women in Television

24 May 2017

A Man’s Woman Nancy L. ’17 & Alexa M. ’18 The average American adult watches over five hours of television everyday. (Kobley, 2016) hours of tv. We are constantly exposed to the entertainment industry’s interpretation of modern society. Media’s portrayal of women, particularly women of color, is often skewed and even discriminatory. Audiences are brainwashed […]

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The library is open all summer…on OverDrive!

The library is open all summer…on OverDrive!

15 May 2017

Our collection of more than 1700 ebooks is open all summer long. And now we offer audiobooks, for all your “stuck in a car with my obnoxious siblings on a road trip” needs! You can log in whenever you like. Click here to visit our digital library!   Ebooks and audiobooks work on many different devices and […]

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Calling Student Writers–Publishing Workshop!

Calling Student Writers–Publishing Workshop!

01 May 2017

This summer, Books Inc. is hosting a four part series on navigating the publishing world. From their website: “The goal of this series is to convey realistic expectations while still encouraging young writers and providing them the opportunity to gain  knowledge and tools from industry professionals needed to continue in their process and be a […]

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May Bay Area Literary and Author Events

May Bay Area Literary and Author Events

27 April 2017

The Love Panel: Rachel Cohn, Jennifer E. Smith, Nina LaCour, Stacey Lee, and Elizabeth Eulberg in conversation with Christy of Tales of the Ravenous Reader and Forever Young Adult. Wednesday, May 3, 2017 – 7:00pm Books Inc. 601 Van Ness Avenue San Francisco, CA More information here.     Scott Westerfield: Spill Zone Wednesday, May […]

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