Halloween Reads: Not So Scary Halloween

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Everybody can enjoy a good scare now and then, but maybe you’re wanting a reprieve from the constant frights Halloween inspires. After all, October is also a time for a cozy atmosphere. Check out these books that capture Fall feelings … Read More

Halloween Reads: Halloween History

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Spooky season is upon us! The line between real and unreal begins to blur in the month of October. To learn more about the legends and beliefs that influence our interest in the horrible and occult check out books on … Read More

Get To Know: Jason Reynolds

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Jason Reynolds Genre: YA/Realistic Fiction Born: Washington DC Used rap music as inspirations to write poetry at 9 years old Read his first novel at 17 years old Graduated from the University of Maryland in English Was named Library of … Read More

Explore: Norse Mythology

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Norse myths : tales of Odin, Thor, and Loki – Crossley-Holland, Kevin. A collaboration by two talented creators provides the perfect means to delve into Norse mythology and pore over the enthralling exploits of all-powerful Odin; mighty Thor and his … Read More

2021 Six Word Story Contest Winners

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Each year, the Homewood Public Library challenges our local 6th-12th graders to an annual Six Word Story Contest. Legend has it that Ernest Hemingway placed a bet that he could write a story in just six words. If the legend … Read More