books

HeroesCon 2018 and the Library

Superheroes disguised as library employees (or vice versa?) will be at HeroesCon June 15-17, 2018 , Booth 101. If you're attending, stop by our booth and say hi! You can get a free library card, learn about our free event ImagiCon in July, learn about the Library's graphic novel and anime collections, sign up for Summer Break and so much more.
Help choose America’s best-loved book

Help choose America’s best-loved book

Designed to spark a national conversation about reading, literacy and the books that have inspired, moved and shaped us, The Great American Read is an eight-part PBS series and competition that explores the joy of books and the power of reading through the lens of America’s 100 best-loved books, as voted on by the public.
Charlotte Today: Books to Read in Honor of African American History Month

Charlotte Today: Books to Read in Honor of African American History Month

Looking for book ideas to read during African American History Month? Dana Eure, the Library's Associate Director of Lifelong Learning, made a guest appearance on WCNC's "Charlotte Today" on Thursday, February 8, 2018, and shared books to read during African American History Month that honor the past and inspire the future.