We The People Bookshelf Award

 The Fargo Public Library recently received an award of three “We the People Bookshelves” from the American Library Association and the National Endowment for the Humanities. The titles we’re receiving can been seen on the We the People site. The Bookshelf contains titles for ages kindergarden to grade 12. The Bookshelf award is part of…
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Kid’s News

Congratulations to Brian C. and Anabelle M. for winning a copy of The Nixie’s Song, the first book in the new children’s fantasy series, “Beyond the Spiderwick Chronicles,” by Tony DiTerlizzi and Holly Black.  Brian and Anabelle won the books at The Spiderwick Chronicles Event held at the Dr. James Carlson Library on December 28,…
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Read The Latest Children’s Books Being Turned Into Movies – Before You See Them

From The Ant Bully to Zathura, from picture books to novels, children’s literature has long been a rich source of material for Hollywood filmmakers. Over the years, several classics such as Charlotte’s Web, Heidi, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory have been put on film multiple times.  But as the recent controversy surrounding the novel…
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Wheel Of Time Still Rolling

A few months ago we blogged about the death of fantasy writer Robert Jordan, leaving his Wheel of Time series in limbo.  Jordan’s estate has announced that Brandon Sanderson will be completing the Wheel of Time. Sanderson is best known for the Mistborn Trilogy, perhaps the only books in the exclusive “fantasy/heist” genre. List of Brandon Sanderson…
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Warm Your Soul This Holiday Season

In the midst of your holiday shopping and seasonal events, you may be looking for that perfect recipe for your holiday get-together. Come and check out our book display at the temporary library downtown for a wide selection of books and DVDs filled with soul-warming recipes.  There is something for everybody, including The Secrets of Baking by…
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