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Background Information: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas 2018 Reading Challenge: Bingo! January Bay Area Author and Literary Events Small Bites: Short Story Anthologies
 
Background Information: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Background Information: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

As Angie Thomas’s The Hate U Give remained on the New York Times young adult best seller list for the better part of 2017, the topics the book deals with clearly resonate with readers. The Hate U Give is about a sixteen year old black girl named Starr who splits her time between the world of her fancy […]

2018 Reading Challenge: Bingo!

2018 Reading Challenge: Bingo!

This week marks the start of our annual reading challenge, and this year it’s BINGO! How it works: Pick up a bingo card at the library. Put your name on it. (Hint: take a pic of your bingo card in case you lose it!) Start reading! Each square on the bingo board corresponds to one […]

January Bay Area Author and Literary Events

January Bay Area Author and Literary Events

Tara Sim with Jessica Cluess, launching Chainbreaker, Tara Sim’s much anticipated sequel to Timekeeper Friday, January 5, 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Kepler’s Books 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park RSVP here   Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner, with Unearthed, an action-packed archaeological thriller. Wednesday, January 10, 2018, 7:00 PM Kepler’s Books 1010 El Camino Real, […]

Small Bites: Short Story Anthologies

Small Bites: Short Story Anthologies

I love short story anthologies. If you’re in a reading slump, they’re a great way to discover new authors. Almost all of my favorite authors I found through reading anthologies. They’re also great if you’re busy. If you feel like you don’t have the time for pleasure reading, short stories provide a quick reading experience […]

October Bay Area Literary and Author Events

October Bay Area Literary and Author Events

05 October 2017

Code-Breaking Workshop 101 with Elizabeth Singer Hunt Sunday, October 8, 2017, 2:00pm – 3:00pm Kepler’s Books 1010 El Camino Real Menlo Park, CA More information and tickets here   Maggie Stiefvater at Kepler’s talking about her new book All the Crooked Saints Tuesday, October 10, 2017, 7:00pm – 9:00pm Kepler’s Books 1010 El Camino Real Menlo […]

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Hurricane Harvey Book Club

Hurricane Harvey Book Club

02 October 2017

During Gator Gathering, the library invited community members to read books for the Hurricane Harvey Book Club. These readings are now on our YouTube channel! We hope the videos bring comfort to anyone dealing with the effects of the recent hurricanes. Head over to YouTube to check them out!

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September Bay Area Literary and Author Events

September Bay Area Literary and Author Events

06 September 2017

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 […]

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Introducing Statista

Introducing Statista

22 August 2017

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 […]

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Summer Sequels!

Summer Sequels!

22 August 2017

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 […]

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Exciting News About Our Catalog

Exciting News About Our Catalog

23 June 2017

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 […]

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