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Crazy Rich Asians

This dishy, dramatic novel is perfect for your vacation reading. I picked up Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan (2013; 403 pages) because it's being made into a movie this summer starring Constance Wu (whom I love from the TV show Fresh Off the Boat). I expected a fun, dishy read and I was not disappointed! [...]

By | January 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

If You Liked The Handmaid’s Tale

Hulu recently released a trailer for the second season of The Handmaid's Tale, a Hulu original series based on Margaret Atwood's novel. If you, like me, can't wait to binge the new season, here are some recent dystopian novels you might enjoy. Future Home of the Living God by Louise Erdrich (2017; 269 pages). In [...]

By | January 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Thriller You Can’t Put Down

This psychological thriller will keep you at the edge of your seat.   The Woman in the Window (2018; 427 pages) by A.J. Finn has been getting a lot of buzz and it debuted at #1 on the New York Times Best Seller list. I'm here to tell you that it lives up to the hype; [...]

By | January 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Winter Reading Program at NA-FC Public Library

Winter Reading Program at NA-FC Public Library January 1 through January 31, 2018 We can help you read more in the New Year and beyond!   Hoping to keep your New Year’s Resolution to read more in 2018? The New Albany-Floyd County Public Library can help! Our online Winter Reading Program will be available January [...]

By | December 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Corydon Dulcimer Society Holiday Concert at NAFCPL

The Corydon Dulcimer Society will be performing a holiday concert at the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library on Tuesday, December 5 from 7:00 PM-8:00 PM in Strassweg Auditorium, located in the lower level of the Library. This evening concert will feature classical, contemporary, spiritual, and original holiday selections. Guests of all ages are welcome at [...]

By | November 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

NA-FC Public Library Presents Annual German American Heritage Festival

Thursday, October 19, 2017, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM in Strassweg Auditorium Louisville Ethnic Dancers 5:30 PM-6:00 PM   Join us on the evening of Thursday, October 19 from 6:00 PM-8:00 PM for German food, live accordion music, and more as we celebrate German American Heritage at the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library! A sampling of traditional German [...]

By | October 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Reading Without Walls Challenge – September 18 – October 31

Expand your reading horizons with the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library’s Reading Without Walls program this fall. This program was originally created by the National Ambassador for Children’s Literature Gene Yang. He challenges us to “read without walls” in any of three ways: 1) Read a book about a character who doesn’t look like you [...]

By | September 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

“A Walk in the Gardens” on Thursday, July 27

Explore the Library’s Book Gardens during a guided tour by Gina Anderson, Purdue University Extension Educator. Learn about the creation of the eight gardens, which were inspired by books, including “Alice in Wonderland,” “Peter Rabbit,” “The Wizard of Oz,” and “The Color Purple.” Gina will also discuss the various flowers and plants that are featured [...]

By | July 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Friends of the Library’s Fiction Book Sale

On Saturday, July 15th, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., the Friends of the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library will celebrate noted British author Iris Murdoch’s birthday with a book sale in the Library’s Annex Building. The sale will feature a 50% discount on all books in the Fiction section. Murdoch is known for books [...]

By | July 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Writers’ Group Welcomes Author James Markert

The New Albany-Floyd County Public Library introduced a new writing group, Write Now! Southern Indiana Writers’ Group, in the spring of 2017, with the intent of creating a positive and productive environment for individuals seeking to improve their writing. The group has been meeting regularly since then and includes members interested in a variety of [...]

By | June 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments