Your source for information on the latest and greatest in reading arts and entertainment!

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Friday Films Presents: "Lion", starring Nicole Kidman

LION  lion dev patel lion movie twc GIF

Join us for Friday, June 23rd at 2pm 
as we present, "Lion" 
starring Nicole Kidman, Dev Patel and Rooney Mara

"Lion" tells the story of a five-year-old Indian boy as he gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of miles from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia. 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.

Nominated for 6 Oscars.

The Academy Awards oscars academy awards shrug oscars 2017 GIF

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Read and win prizes? You betcha!

Rocky win boxing training winner GIF

Relax and read as we kick off our 
Summer Reading Club for Adults!
North Merrick, Merrick and North Bellmore libraries 
are all participating. 

The more you read, the greater your chance of winning great prizes at the end of year party hosted by the North Merrick Library, 7pm on Thursday, August 10th.

At the party you'll meet Mark Torres
Long Island resident and author of the thriller,
A Stirring in the North Fork.

Don't miss out on the fun and prizes! See you there. 
 reaction yes win winning emotions GIF

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Where else do you get to meet an author and go home with Hugh Jackman?

 hugh jackman GIF

Did you miss the book discussion yesterday? 
We hosted author Laura Dave and 
discussed the book that Hugh LOVED! 
Everyone who attended got to meet Laura and went home with a Hugh Jackman bookmark. 
I mean where else can you get THAT?

Join us next month, July 5th at 2:30pm to discuss,
"A Stirring in the North Fork" by Mark Torres. 

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Join us June 7th at 2:30PM for the Wednesday Afternoon Book Discussion!

Campo Viejo UK celebrate wine glass spain GIF

Join us as we discuss "Eight Hundred Grapes" by Laura Dave!  
Laura is scheduled to Skype in with us.

Image result for eight hundred grapesSynopsis:There are secrets you share, and secrets you hide… What if your beloved fiancĂ© had kept a life-changing secret from you? And what if, just a week before your dream wedding, you discovered it?

Georgia Ford, bride-to-be, hops in her car and drives through the night, from Los Angeles to Sonoma, to her safe haven: her family, and the family winery. Georgia craves the company of those who know her best. It’s the eve of the last harvest—and Georgia knows she’ll find solace—and distraction—in the familiar rituals. But when Georgia arrives home, nothing is at all familiar. Her parents, her brothers, the family business, are all unrecognizable. It seems her fiancĂ© isn’t the only one who’s been keeping secrets…