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Book recommendations from librarians across the country

Have you heard about LibraryReads?  Librarians across the country have nominated the books they are most excited about for September– you can read their reviews on the LibraryReads website.  Click on any book cover below to place a hold and be sure to watch this space for next month’s list.

How to Raise a Royal Baby

Now that the new prince is here, you may be wondering how William and Kate are going to cope.  Never fear, the library has them covered!   Caring for your Baby The Nourishing Traditions Book of Baby & Child Care by Sally Fallon Morell The Business of Baby: What Doctors Don’t Tell You, What Corporations […]

Bucks County Free Library Board Meeting

  Tuesday, July 16, 5:30 Langhorne Branch– Pennwood 301 S. Pine Street, Langhorne    

Summer Time and the Listenin’ Is Easy

  Heading out for a walk in this gorgeous weather?  Take the library with you! You can check out a book on CD or download a digital audiobook and listen to it while you’re enjoying the summer sun or taking your next road trip. Here are a few suggestions from our resident audiobook expert:   […]

Bucks County Free Library Board Meeting

  Tuesday, June 18, 5:30 Perkasie Branch – Samuel Pierce 491 Arthur Avenue, Perkasie

Hot Summer Reads

What will you be reading on the beach this summer?  Stop by your local library and pick up one of these great summer titles, hand-picked by one of our librarians.   The Wonder Bread Summer by Jessica Blau Last Summer of You and Me by Ann Brashares Last Summer by Holly Chamberlin Beach Week by […]

Locked Room Mysteries

  Our Mystery Month celebration continues with Locked Room Mysteries.  This sub-genre was popular in the Golden Age of mysteries (1920s & 1930s). Simply defined, it is “any crime committed in such a way that it seems impossible to determine how it was done.” As Sherlock Holmes said, “The game is afoot.” Can you figure […]

Doylestown Delayed Opening

  On Tuesday May 21st the Doylestown Branch Library will be open 3pm-9pm.  The book drops will be available while the library is closed. All other locations will be open as usual.  

Bucks County Free Library Board Meeting

  Wednesday, May 15, 5:30 Levittown Branch 7311 New Falls Road, Levittown

Celebrate Mystery Month at the Library

  Cozy Mystery– /’kōzē ‘mist(ə)rē/ (noun) Cozy mysteries are considered “gentle” books… no graphic violence, no profanity, and no explicit sex. Most often, the crime takes place “off stage” and death is usually very quick. Prolonged torture is not a staple in cozy mysteries! The victim is usually a character who had terrible vices or […]