Articles Submitted By Catherine

Books & Authors 

The Book Came First

Film adaptations of many popular books will appear on movie screens and televison in upcoming months.  More...
Books & Authors From the Stacks 

New and Notable Fantasy and Science Fiction Titles at the Library

Titles from Stephen King, George R.R. Martin and more.  More...
Books & Authors 

"Out of This World" Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Discussion Group Begins At The Library Center

“A single dream is more powerful than a thousand realities.” J.R.R. Tolkien

Come explore strange new worlds and galaxies far, far away with other fantasy and science fiction fans at The Library Center.  More...
Books & Authors 

Tolkien Festival 2012

 "In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit...." In 1937, an Oxford professor of Anglo-Saxon published a childrens' book about a hobbit named Bilbo Baggins and his unlikely adventures in the mythical land of Middle-earth. Destined to become a literary classic, "The Hobbit" has entertained generations of children and adults. Come join in the all-things-Tolkienian festivities this fall at your local Springfield-Greene County Library.
  More...
Books & Authors 

Going Through "Sherlock" Withdrawal?

In 1887, Sherlock Holmes,  the world's most famous consulting detective, stepped onto the public stage with the publication of "A Study in Scarlet" by Arthur Conan Doyle. 125 years later, the game is still a-foot!  More...
Books & Authors 

The Luminous Life of Ray Bradbury

 Beloved author Ray Bradbury passed away on Tuesday, June 5 at the age of 91.  A Grand Master of Science Fiction, Bradbury wrote "The Martian Chronicles,"  "Something Wicked This Way Comes" and many other novels and stories.   More...
Books & Authors 

A Fresh Look at a Beloved Classic

Charlotte Bronte's "Jane Eyre" continues to capture our imagination.
  More...
Books & Authors 

Check out e-materials for free from the Library

 Patrons can download e-books, e-audiobooks and e-videos from the Library's website.  More...
JavaScript disabled or chat unavailable.

Free wi-fi

Friends of the library

The Library Foundation

Bookmark and Share

Sign up for the newsletter

© Springfield-Greene County Library District