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The Asian American Writers’ Workshop

The Asian American Writers’ Workshop

This past Tuesday, the Class of 2019 was fortunate to hear poet and PhD candidate Emily Jungmin Yoon read some of her recent work. Yoon’s first full-length collection of poems, A Cruelty Special to Our Species, tells the complex stories of Korean “comfort women” during World War II. She is an inspiring writer who is […]

New Sequels and Favorites!

New Sequels and Favorites!

     New Sequels New from Favorite Authors  Arch-Enemies by Marissa Meyer, the sequel to Renegades Crown of Thunder by Tochi Onyebuchi, sequel to Beasts Made of Night Kingdom of the Blazing Phoenix by Julie C. Dao, sequel to Forest of a Thousand Lanterns West by Edith Pattou, sequel to East Spill Zone, Vol. 2 by […]

December Bay Area Literary and Author Events

December Bay Area Literary and Author Events

Congresswoman Jackie Speier: This is Now with Angie Coiro Sunday, December 2, 4:00pm – 5:00pm Kepler’s Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park Tickets and more information here   Books Inc’s First Looks Book Club at the Burlingame Library Tuesday, December 4, 6:00pm Burlingame Library, 480 Primrose Rd, Burlingame More information here   Youth Poetry […]

Speakeasy Murder Mystery Party in the Library!

Speakeasy Murder Mystery Party in the Library!

Our first murder mystery party was such a success we’re doing it again! Step back in time with us to investigate the death of a flapper… The Roaring 20’s are in full swing, and The Half Moon Club is one of just two speakeasies in town. Business is booming until a flapper is found dead […]

#BooksOnBreak

#BooksOnBreak

01 June 2018

As we start the summer, don’t forget that the library is here for you! We have an amazing selection of ebooks and audiobooks on our Overdrive, for all your vacation reading needs. Check out our Pinterest page and our newly updated Recommended Pleasure Reading List. Happy reading!

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June Bay Area Literary and Author Events

June Bay Area Literary and Author Events

29 May 2018

Saturday Board Games Day Saturday, June 2, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Main Library, 270 Forest Ave. Palo Alto More information here Not Your Mother’s Book Club presents Sara Wolf and her new book Bring Me Their Hearts Tuesday, June 5, 7:00pm Books Inc. 1375 Burlingame Ave. Burlingame More information here The First Looks Book Club: Come read Advanced […]

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Newly Updated: The Recommended Reading List!

Newly Updated: The Recommended Reading List!

21 May 2018

Casti Library’s Recommended Reading List has been updated for 2018! These books have been handpicked by your librarians as truly excellent reads. We have a mix of genres, and many of the books are available on our digital library as ebooks or audiobooks. If you want more personalized recommendations, come on in and talk to […]

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The Joy of Ebooks

The Joy of Ebooks

17 May 2018

Summer’s approaching, classes and final projects are wrapping up. We know that you’re worried how you’ll survive without the library this summer. But never fear! We have a huge ebook library online just waiting for you. You can access it online anywhere: at home, at camp, in the car. Ebooks are super easy to pack; […]

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Masquerade Murder Mystery in the Library

Masquerade Murder Mystery in the Library

10 May 2018

Join us on Friday 5/18 from 3:30 – 5:30 in the library for a murder mystery masquerade! Please only sign up if you are able to stay until 5:30 so you can be a full participant. Questions? Great, asking questions is the best way to solve a mystery! Come see a librarian for more information! CLICK HERE TO RSVP

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May Literary and Author Events

May Literary and Author Events

30 April 2018

Adrienne Young and her new book Sky In the Deep, with Traci Chee, author of The Reader series Wednesday, May 2, 7:00pm – 9:00pm Kepler’s Books 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park More information here   George O’Connor with volume 10 of his Olympians graphic novel series, Hermes: Tales of the Trickster Tuesday, May 8, 6:00pm […]

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