Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Books on Trinity!

The Friends of the Libraries will be selling books on Trinity Street this Saturday during Spring Festival! Come on out, join the fun, and snag some great bargains!

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

It’s only books ’n’ shelves but I like it --

"SHHH! Keith Richards, the grizzled veteran of rock’n’roll excess, has confessed to a secret longing: to be a librarian. After decades spent partying in a haze of alcohol and drugs, Richards will tell in his forthcoming autobiography that he has been quietly nurturing his inner bookworm.

In his autobiography, Life, due to be published in October, Richards will reveal how, as a child growing up in the post-war-austerity of 1950s London, he found refuge in books before he discovered the blues.

He has declared: “When you are growing up there are two institutional places that affect you most powerfully: the church, which belongs to God, and the public library, which belongs to you. The public library is a great equaliser.”

Excerpted from the Times Online. For the full story:
It’s only books ’n’ shelves but I like it - Times Online