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  • YA Friday: thank u, nextYA Friday white text on pink background logo

    Did we match each song from Ariana Grande's new pop album, thank u, next to YA books? Yes.Yes, we did.
    Posted by: Megan Maloy on Friday, February 15, 2019 - 9:00 AM | Comments: 1
  • Lowrider FirstsPoster of Story Road and King Road done by Sonny Madrid (Founder of Lowrider Magazine)

    Lowrider Exhibition
    Posted by: Estella Inda on Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 6:00 PM | Comments: 1
  • Viewers Advisory: We Like Your StyleViewers Advisory - two pairs of feet atop movie theater seats

    We are a couple of librarians who take television as seriously as books. If there is a good show out there that can be watched for free, trust us to tell you ALL about it. Because readers advisory is our profession, but viewers advisory is our calling. We love good TV and we simply must share. In real life you might call us Appleberry and Lowell, but together, in the vast blogosphere we are called Viewers Advisory.
    Posted by: Viewers Advisory on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 9:30 PM | Comments: 2
  • Staff Picks: Best Books Turned into MoviesSpilled popcorn from a popcorn box on a white table next to generic red movie tickets

    Welcome to another month of Staff Picks! With the 2019 Academy Awards® happening at the end of the month, San José Public Library bloggers have nominated their favorite books turned into movies for you to discover. Grab some popcorn and check out this shortlist of books (and their DVD/Blu-Ray adaptations) at your local library branch!
    Posted by: Megan Hicks on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 10:00 AM | Comments: 0
  • eSpotlight - For the Love of ChocolateImage of various types of chocolate covered cake pops

    “The 12-step chocolate program: NEVER BE MORE THAN 12 STEPS AWAY FROM CHOCOLATE!” ― Terry Moore
    Posted by: Dana Lema on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 8:00 AM | Comments: 0