Posts by Michaelene

Featured Read: Dragon Teeth by Michael Crichton

Dragon Teeth Cover

In celebration of Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, we are highlighting Michael Crichton’s newest release, Dragon Teeth. You can reserve your copy here! What is it about? The year is 1876. Warring Indian tribes still populate America’s western territories even as lawless gold-rush towns begin to mark the landscape. In much of the country, it is…

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June Book Display-Dinosaurs!

Dinosaur Display

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom releases June 22nd! Because we are BIG dinosaur fans we couldn’t let this opportunity pass us by! Be sure to stop on in and pick up a book in celebration. We also have a few friends hanging out with us this month (not life size, unfortunately, but no less cool!).  

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8 Reads for Father’s Day

The Martian Child by David Gerrold

About a Boy by Nick Hornby (fiction) Will Freeman attends a single parents’ group to meet women. The problem? He doesn’t have a child. Then he meets worldly, twelve-year-old Marcus, and Will realizes he has got a lot to learn about growing up. Raising Cubby by John Elder Robison (nonfiction) The slyly funny, sweetly moving…

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May Book Display: Gardening

Gardening Display

This month we are featuring books all about gardening. Wondering about tips & tricks to get your garden alive & kicking? Want to know what flowers and vegetables would be good for your garden? Going to build your own backyard oasis? Come check out these books and get started today! Be sure to pick up…

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Featured Read: Where’d You Go, Bernadette?

Where'd You Go, Bernadette? Cover

Looking for a good Mother’s Day movie? Enjoy reading a book turned movie? On May 11th, Where’d You Go, Bernadette? comes to theaters. Check out the blurb and click here to check out the book at the library! What is it about? A compulsively readable and touching novel about misplaced genius and a mother and…

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Mother’s Day Reads Booklist

Mother's Day Graphic

5 Reads for Mother’s Day Mother’s Day is right around the corner. Check out these titles available at the library. Breathe, Mama, Breathe by Shonda Moralis Moralis shares 65 strategies to help you turn everyday moments into your own mindful breaks: over coffee, while bottle- or breast-feeding, in the car, after a meltdown (yours or…

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April Book Display

Cover Letter Book Display

  This April we’re highlighting some of our favorite covers. Check out our new display, see what catches your eye, and pick up a book you may have overlooked while it hidden away in the stacks. It’s okay. You can judge these books by their covers. 😉

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March Madness Winner!

Basketball Hoop

Congratulations to Floyd for winning our March Madness Tournament! Here are the final standings. Thanks all for playing! Floyd – 76 pts Josiah – 63 pts Barb 57 pts Isaiah – 54 pts Anna – 52 pts Jennifer – 49 pts Laura – 48 pts Sam – 40 pts Sally – 40 pts Tucker –…

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Featured Read: Simon vs The Homo Sapiens Agenda

Cover of Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda

Heard of the new movie release, “Love, Simon?” Like to read a book before you see the movie? We have it at the Enid Public Library! Pick up a copy of the book, Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli, before you see it in theaters. Check out the blurb: Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly…

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10 Recommended Reads for Library Week

Stack of Books

With library week right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to read a novel set in libraries and bookstores! All of these are available at the Enid Public Library. Click to reserve or give us a call at 580-234-6313.   The Alexandria Link by Steve Berry Too bad former secret agent Cotton Malone knows…

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