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Recommended Read – Muzzled by Eileen Brady

Bookcover Muzzled by Eileen Brady

Muzzled by Eileen Brady “An engaging series about Dr. Kate Turner, a veterinarian who makes house calls and solves murder mysteries in upstate New York. True to the cozy mystery genre, expect humorous animal stories reminiscent of James Herriot mixed with a gruesome murder or two. There are several more books in the series, so curl up […]

New Website! Carnegie Library for Local History

Photo from Carnegie local history website

A whole new visual experience of Boulder’s past. The new website features a wide variety of high-quality photos and maps, that you can zoom in on to see stunning details, as well as a collection of oral history interviews on video and streaming audio. Check out staff favorite photos, new acquisitions, and help us identify […]

Now! Read the New York Times Anywhere

NY Times on devices

Enjoy newspapers & magazines on your laptop, phone or tablet Enjoy the New York Times, Boulder Daily Camera, Denver Post, Consumer Reports and scores of other magazines and newspapers, anytime, anywhere with your Boulder Public Library card and an internet connection. eCollections: Newspapers & Magazines

Recommended Read – The Diviners by Libba Bray

The Divinders by Libba Bray

“Amid the fun and glamour of Prohibition-era New York City, teenage flapper Evie O’Neill (who has the power to ‘read’ memories and events from objects) and a cast of other characters are drawn into solving the mystery of a series of killings with a mystical bent. X-Men meet Steven King. This teen read is the […]

Recommended Read – The Ice Queen by Alice Hoffman

The Ice Queen by Alice Hoffman

The Ice Queen by Alice Hoffman “I really enjoy Alice Hoffman’s stories. This storyline about people who have been “struck” was fascinating with a touch of mystery and the supernatural. I like her characters they are so rich, unique and interesting to imagine.” –Jennifer, Administration Get more staff reading recommendations

Recommended Read – Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff

Cleopatra bookcover

Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff “Cleopatra’s world seems to come to life in the mind of the reader. Geographies and personalities alike are explored in detail. The writing is like that found in a good novel and provides the basis for a unique description of a famous historical figure.” –David, Materials Handling Get more staff reading […]

Recommended Read: The Sandman: The Dream Hunters

sandman bookcover

The Sandman: The Dream Hunters by Neil Gaiman and P. Craig Russell “The story is poignant and charming while the illustrations are delicately beautiful. Fans of folk tales, Japanese culture, and Neil Gaiman’s other works will love it.” –Shan, Materials Handling Get more staff reading recommendations

Library stories

“Please pass on kudos to whoever it is that buys the kids books. My wife compiled a long list of books for children on social justice, and then went to the library catalog to see if she could find a few. She found all of the books. Nice!” -BPL Patron “On any given Monday, about a dozen people gather around a […]