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  • 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
  • YA Friday: Happy Galentine's Day!YA Friday white text on pink background logo

    Even as the world is falling down around them, the girls in these books are always there for each other, saving lives, cracking jokes, and just making things a bit more bearable overall.
    Posted by: Megan Maloy on Friday, February 8, 2019 - 9:00 AM | Comments: 0
  • Learn With Me: Early Literacy C & DParent and child playing with a toy

    Each month, we'll journey through the alphabet, discovering different ways of creating memories and moments to share with the children in your life.
    Posted by: Nari Ferderer on Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 7:00 AM | Comments: 0
  • eSpotlight - Get Cooking (and eating)!The Art of Eating by MFK Fisher

    These wet winter days get many people thinking about comforting, home cooked food.  Happily, the San Jose Public Library has LOTS of electronic cookbooks and other resources for making good food -- and you don't even have to leave the house!
    Posted by: Stacy Tomaszewski on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 8:45 AM | Comments: 0