The Fair Grove Branch Library will be closed Monday, June 19, through Monday, June 26, for carpet replacement and shelf rearrangement.

The online catalog, My Account, OverDrive, Hoopla, patron suggestions, databases and some parts of the Library website will be unavailable beginning 4 a.m. Friday, June 23, due to server maintenance. The services are expected to be available again by 9 a.m.

From the Stacks

Award Season for Books

Truthfully, it is always award season for books. There are awards for every genre and style of writing. Here a few that made the national news recently.  We have copies of winning titles just for you.  

National Book Award Longlists

The Man Booker Prize 

Nobel Prize in Literature

Book Awards from the American Library Association

 The lowland : a novel / Jhumpa Lahiri.




 Dear life : stories / Alice Munro.




 A tale for the time being / Ruth Ozeki.





 Bleeding edge / Thomas Pynchon.




 Going clear : Scientology, Hollywood, and the prison of belief / Lawrence Wright.

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