The Handmaid’s Tale comes to Enid

Join the Enid Public Library for a special “Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma” program celebrating the PBS series, “The Great American Read”. The selected book is The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood, a cautionary novel set in the near future. On Thursday, Oct. 25, at 6:30 p.m., NWOSU scholar Dr. Roxie James will discuss the…

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Eat Your Words Cookbook Club

A book club for food lovers. Participants will check out a cookbook to coincide with the monthly theme and prepare a dish from the book to bring to the next book club. Books will be reviewed and dishes sampled. Yum! Don’t cook but still want to participate? No worries, we will find an easy no-cook…

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2nd Tuesday Book Club: The Lake of Dreams

Join us September 11, 2018, for a discussion of Kim Edward’s The Lake of Dreams, a powerful family drama and unforgettable story of love lost and found. Books may be checked out at the circulation desk. 

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Featured Read: Crazy Rich Asians

Crazy Rich Asians is coming to theaters on August 15. Be sure to read the book before the movie comes out. You can reserve it at the Enid Public Library here. Blurb The acclaimed international bestseller (“A dizzily shopaholic comedy.” —The New York Times) soon to be a MAJOR MOTION PICTURE starring Constance Wu, Henry…

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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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Book Lovers’ Biblio Picnic

Join us for a Biblio Picnic at noon on June 6. What is a biblio picnic you ask? It’s a chance for book lovers to enjoy a picnic lunch on the library lawn and talk books. You bring lunch and we’ll provide drinks and desserts. There will be door prizes! This activity is geared for…

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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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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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Series Review: A Court of Thorns and Roses

I ugly cried all over this book, and I don’t even care. When someone comes in looking for a YA recommendation, the series that comes to mind is Sarah J. Maas’ A Court of Thorns and Roses. I became addicted to this series not long after I started working at this beautiful library, and I…

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