A book worth banning is a book worth reading

September 24th through October 1st is Banned Books Week, and we are celebrating the freedom to read at South! What is Banned Books Week? From the American Library Association: "Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Typically held during the last week of September, it highlights the value of free … Continue reading A book worth banning is a book worth reading


March book displays

It's a new month, and that means new displays in both libraries: Library 200 Books into Movies: This display is a celebration of many books that have inspired both new and classic films. Stories from Around the World: These novels feature stories from across the globe, set in many different times. Women's History is World History: March … Continue reading March book displays

Book review: Nimona

Recommended for: Tumblr aficionados, fans of The Princess Bride and Firefly   Supervillain Ballister Blackheart wasn’t looking for a sidekick. Ever since he lost his arm in a joust-gone-awry with his former friend (and maybe more) Sir Goldenloin, Blackheart has kept himself to himself. But when spunky shape-shifter Nimona shows up in his lab, she gives Blackheart no … Continue reading Book review: Nimona