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Elizabeth Graney, March 04, 2016

If you've heard it once, you've heard it a million times - the book was better. There's nothing like debating the differences between a favorite book and its translation to the screen.


February 28, 2016 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library
David Kelly, February 29, 2016

For the third week in a row there are no changes to the top of the Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Lists as My Name is Lucy Barton


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Elizabeth Graney, February 27, 2016

Each February, the Academy gathers to honor the best films produced in the previous year and this is quite the literary season for these prestigious awards. Most of the films nominated for the highest accolades were adapted from books!


February 21, 2016 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library
David Kelly, February 23, 2016

No changes to the top of the Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Lists this week as My Name is Lucy Barton


Christa Deitrick, February 22, 2016

Among the many treasures in the Literature & Fiction department is our poetry collection, which clocks in at around 20,000 titles.  Since February is African-American Heritage Month, what better time to spotlight a few of these fabulous poets?


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Elizabeth Graney, February 05, 2016

If you've heard it once, you've heard it a million times - the book was better. There's nothing like debating the differences between a favorite book and its translation to the screen.


January 31, 2016 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library
David Kelly, February 01, 2016

Marie Kondo occupies the top two spots on this week's Los Angeles Times Hardcover Nonfiction Best Sellers List with 


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Elizabeth Graney, January 27, 2016

In this special edition of Read it First! we're going to be talking about the literary films premiering at the Sundance Film Festival.  The Sundance Film Festival is the largest independent film festival in the United States.


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