If you are interested in a Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club the library is considering starting one. Email Erin Gitchell at the library if you are interested and we will let you know when we schedule the first meeting.
For Game of Thrones fans, George RR Martin has released a chapter of his forthcoming addition to A Song of Ice and Fire series: The Winds of Winter to be published by Bantam this year.
Read it on the author’s official website : http://georgerrmartin.com/if-sample.html
“Ring in the new year: The century is officially a teenager! What will you do with your 2013? January is that magical time of goal-making. Will you learn a new language or commit to the gym twice a week? More importantly, how many books will you read? Make a reading resolution with the 2013 Reading Challenge, and Goodreads will help you hit your target.”
Goodreads is the largest site for readers and book recommendations in the world with more than 13,000,000 members who have added more than 430,000,000 books to their shelves. See the full infographic on goodreads.
The Great Gatsby hits theaters in May. Read the classic again or for the very first time as part of Menomonie’s Big Read event in April. The community-wide read of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s American classic The Great Gatsby kicks off April 4 at the Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts. This Big Read event is co-sponsored by the library and the Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts and is made possible by a grant from The National Endowment for the Arts.