Oakland Public Library Blogs
We are sorry to report that the library is out of eclipse safety glasses!
We do, however, have some great information about viewing the eclipse safely, reading material about the eclipse, and an eclipse viewing event. Information available here.
Congratulations to the 2012 winners of the National Book Awards, announced last night.
Fiction: Louise Erdrich, The Round House
Nonfiction: Katherine Boo, Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity
Poetry: David Ferry, Bewilderment: New Poems and Translations
Young People's Literature: William Alexander, Goblin Secrets
Read more about the awards here and here.
Posted on 11/15/12 by Christy Thomas, Librarian, Main Library