Link of the Week: Subway Library

New York’s three major public library systems, the Metropolitan Transit Authority and Transit Wireless joined forces to launch Subway Library, an online service that offers free eBook downloads to subway-goers. – The six-week promotion will offer free...

Link of the Week: Giving Thanks to Libraries

It’s finally that time of year again, the one filled with turkey and stuffing, cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie. Of course, Thanksgiving isn’t just about the food. It is about being thankful for all the things that are meaningful in our lives. This...

Around Town: Books and Magazine Events in NYC

May 4 Reaching the Reluctant Reader Author Sue Stauffacher and English teacher Andrew Hendricks are hosting an event at the New York Public Library (42nd and 5th Ave., Manhattan) on the issue of reaching young adult readers. How do you get teens to read? They will be...

Around Town: Book and Magazine Events in NYC

March 19,2013 Ayana Mathis Ayana Mathis, an Oprah’s Book Club Author, will be promoting her new book The Twelve Tribes of Hattie, at McNally Jackson Books (52 Prince Street, Manhattan.) This event is free and open to the public, starting at 7:00 pm. Richard Hell Rock...