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July and August Bay Area Author and Literary Events #BooksOnBreak Newly Updated: The Recommended Reading List! The Joy of Ebooks
 
July and August Bay Area Author and Literary Events

July and August Bay Area Author and Literary Events

Ben Costa and James Parks in celebration of the second Rickety Stitch and the Gelatinous Goo book, The Middle-Route Run Sunday, July 29, 2018 – 11:00am Books Inc. 1875 Bascom Avenue, Suite #600 Campbell, CA More information here Ibtihaj Muhammad, Olympic medalist fencer and first hijabi to compete for the United States in the Olympic Games and her autobiography, Proud: […]

#BooksOnBreak

#BooksOnBreak

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!

Newly Updated: The Recommended Reading List!

Newly Updated: The Recommended Reading List!

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 […]

The Joy of Ebooks

The Joy of Ebooks

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; […]

March Bay Area Author and Literary Events

March Bay Area Author and Literary Events

26 February 2018

Tomi Adeyemi, author of Children of Blood and Bone in conversation with with Sabaa Tahir, author of An Ember in the Ashes Sunday, March 4, 2018, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Kepler’s Books 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park RSVP Here   Michio Kaku, theoretical physicist and cofounder of string field theory, speaks about what’s […]

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Books on Break? We’ve Got You Covered!

Books on Break? We’ve Got You Covered!

14 February 2018

Stop by the library for books before you head out on February break! We have two amazing displays up, Judge a Book By Its First Line, and OMG ROMANCE.               Or, if those don’t appeal, check out our Pinterest page for recommendations, and come talk to a librarian for […]

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New Periodical Alert: frankie Magazine!

New Periodical Alert: frankie Magazine!

05 February 2018

Lexi B. ’19, our very own Aussie, takes a look at Australian magazine frankie: frankie magazine could simply be described as Australia’s answer to the Rookie Yearbook, except it’s so much more than that. The trendy magazine consists of “design, art, photography, fashion, travel, music, craft, home, and life,” as proclaimed on the front cover, […]

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February Bay Area Literary and Author Events

February Bay Area Literary and Author Events

29 January 2018

All month long, San Mateo County Libraries will host events and authors celebrating comics during the 2018 Comic Arts Fest. Guests include Svetlana Chmakova, author of Awkward and Brave, and Mariko Tamaki, author of This One Summer, Skim, and Boundless! Click over here to see more information. NYMBC presents Marieke Nijkamp in Alameda talking about her […]

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Society of Young Inklings Writer’s Circles!

Society of Young Inklings Writer’s Circles!

29 January 2018

The Society of Young Inklings is offering Online Writer’s Circles for young writers! From their website: Join a small circle of dedicated writers who will encourage, provide specific feedback, and inspire you. Your group will be facilitated by a pro-writer and mentor through an online video chat. In each session, you will: play games and […]

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2018 Comic Arts Fest

2018 Comic Arts Fest

22 January 2018

San Mateo County Libraries is having their annual Comic Arts Fest in February! From their website: “We’re celebrating the importance of comics, both as an art form and as valid literature, and enabling aspiring artists and readers of all ages through author visits, workshops, and comics-related programs. This year, the Fest is expanding to include Burlingame […]

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