Books of the Week: Grandmother's Pigeon by Louise Erdrich in the Children's Department Under Shifting Glass by Nicky Singer in the Juvenile Department Winger by Andrew Smith in the Young Adult Department
Movies of the Week: D.W Griffith "Way Down East" starring Lillian Gish
"Disconnect" starring Alexander Skarsgard and Justin Bateman
Books of the Week: Does Anybody Love Me by Gillian Lobel in the Children's Department Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion in the Young Adult Department All The Truth That's In Me by Julie Berry in the Young Adult Department
Movies of the Week: "Snow Day" starring Chevy Chase and Chris Elliott "Cleopatra" starring Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton "Trance" starring James McAvoy and Rosario Dawson
Books of the Week: Snowy Valentine by David Petersen in the children's department Ask Me by Kimberly Pauley in the young adult department Sweet Revenge of Celia Door by Karen Finneyfrock in the young adult department
Movies of the Week: 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea starring Kirk Douglas & James Mason Beyond A Reasonable Doubt starring Jesse Metcalf & Michael Douglas Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor starring Vanessa Williams
This Thursday, February 20th the Danville Public Library will be showing the Teen Movie "Enders Game" at 4:00pm. The movie is based on the book by the same name written by Orson Scott Card. The movie is rated PG-13 and is 114 minutes long. All teens age 12-18 are welcome to attend. Refreshments will be provided.
Come join us Wednesday, February 12th at 5:30pm to chat with award winning Young Adult author Andrew Smith. He is the critically acclaimed author of "Winger", and many other novels. Book World will have signed copies for purchase available at the Danville Public Library the day of the event.
Books of the Week: The Wind that Wanted to Rest by Sheldon Oberman in the Children's Department
Where She Went by Gayle Forman in the Young Adult Department Soul Screamers Volume 1 by Rachel Vincent in the Young Adult Department
Movies of the Week:
D.W. Griffiths "Intolerance" starring Lillian Gish rated PG "Up" with voices by Ed Asner and Christopher Plummer rated PG
"The Call" starring Halle Barry rated R
The cold weather hasn't slowed the Danville Public Library Teen Space down any! We have been jam packed with teens, both regulars and new faces. There are plenty of teen programs in February to keep teens busy.
Monday Feb. 10th at 4:30-Journal club Wednesday Feb. 12th at 5:30-come skype with Andrew Smith author of YA novel "Winger" Thursday Feb. 13th at 2:30-Teen advisory board Monday Feb. 17th at 4:30-Virtual Bowling League on the Kinect with the Danville Dashers Wednesday Feb. 19th at 4:30-YA Book Club Thursday Feb. 20th at 4:00-Teen movie "Enders Game" rated PG13 Thursday Feb. 27th at 4:30-Teen DIY class (homemade lip balm)
Books of the Week:
"Nanuk Flies Home" by Christa Holtei in the Children's Department
"September Girls" by Bennett Madison in the Young Adult Department
"The Earth, My Butt, and Other Big Round Things" by Carolyn Mackler Young Adult e-book
Movies of the Week:
"With Honors" starring Joe Pesci and Brendan Fraser Rated PG13
"The Croods" with voices by Nicolas Cage and Emma Stone Rated PG
"The Woman in the Fifth" starring Ethan Hawke and Kristin Scott Thomas Rated R
Marcie's Books of the Week:
First Dog's White House Christmas by J. Patrick Lewis in the Children's Department
Above World by Jenn Reese in the Juvenile Department
If I Stay by Gayle Foreman in the Young Adult Department
Brooke's Books of the Week:
The Puppy Who Wanted A Boy by Jane Thayer in the Children's Department
What Color is my World? by Kareem-Abdul Jabbar & Raymond Obstfeld in the Juvenile Department
Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut in the Young Adult Department
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