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Publishers: No hike in book prices
According to local book publisher Legacy Publishing, any increase in the cost of paper would not affect most publishing houses as many of them had sufficient stocks of paper for their needs. “Usually we will provide the printing agencies with papers as ...

Friday Roundtable: When books get adapted for the screen
MPR News host Kerri Miller asked three bibliophiles to discuss the transition of books to the silver and small screens. Lisa Lucas, Executive Director of the National Book Foundation, Seena Hodges, Associate Vice President of Strategy and Communication ...

Bedbugs found in 5 Carson City library books
CARSON CITY - Books at the Carson City Library have been removed after employees found bed bugs embedded within. Library Director Sena Loyd says a customer returned the books and a staff member quickly noticed the bugs. An investigation found five ...

Small Talk: When good books go bad
If I seem just a little sad, it is because I must weed the non-fiction section of my elementary school library. Weeding is pretty much like it sounds. There comes a time to go through the collection and pluck out books that are past their prime. A ...

Bed Bugs Found in 5 Books at Nevada Library
Bed Bugs Found in 5 Books at Nevada Library. Books at the Carson City Library have been removed after employees found bed bugs embedded within. | April 28, 2017, at 3:12 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Bed Bugs Found in 5 ...

Jean Cherni: Books and friends are both important for a happy life
One of the programs, Books for Babies, which started at Yale New Haven Hospital 16 years ago, gives a free literacy packet to every mother with a newborn to teach and encourage her to read to her child. We now know that children who are not reading at ...

'The Vampire Chronicles': Paramount TV & Anonymous Content Option Anne Rice Books For TV Series
The big-ticket package, which includes 11 books from Rice's The Vampire Chronicles, has been optioned by Paramount Television and Anonymous Content. Christopher Rice will pen the series and serve as executive producer alongside Anne Rice, and ...

10 Books To Read If You Get Distracted Easily
You know the feeling: you sit down to read a new book in your most comfortable chair—and the next minute you're Facebook stalking your third grade teacher. Or playing with the cat. Or the character in your book passes a bakery, and suddenly you're ...

Why You Love the Smell of Old Books
A recent paper suggested that scent be included in a proposed intangible heritage list recognized by UNESCO. The move is supported by entries in the guest book to St. Paul's Cathedral Dean and Chapter Library, which included, “….we all loved the smell ...

30 differences between the 'Game of Thrones' books and TV show you may not have noticed
HBO's "Game of Thrones" naturally has to make some changes from the books when adapting them to a television show. That's the nature of the medium. Business Insider has previously compiled the biggest plot changes from the books to the show, including ...

Readers recommend the best books for reading aloud
The secret is out — you love reading aloud, and you love being read to. I knew it! And I am delighted. Last month I wrote about books that I thought would be great to read out loud. But you came up with a much better list. Let's get to it: It took me ...

Sue Lyon Book Sale needs books
The annual Sue Lyon Book Sale, sponsored by The Federated Church in Sycamore, is once again asking for donations of books. Used books, leftover books from garage sales, children's books or books you just never got around to reading can be donated in ...

In Harper Lee's Letters: Books, Fame and a 'Lying' Capote
His new book, “Mockingbird Songs: My Friendship With Harper Lee,” is based on their relationship, on his takeaways from visits to the nursing home where she lived in her last years and from letters she sent that give a full sense of a personality that ...

Carson City library books destroyed after they're found contaminated with bedbugs
Carson City Library Director Sena Loyd holds a book infested with bedbugs Friday, April 21, 2017. Five books had to be destroyed and library equipment extensively cleaned after bedbugs were found in several returned items last week. Photo by Cathleen ...





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