Fiction · New Title Tuesday · Reader's Advisory

The Animators by Kayla Rae Whitaker

The New Title Tuesday selection, The Animators by Kayla Rae Whitaker, comes highly recommended so I felt compelled to check it out – and I’m glad I picked up this tale of friendship and art. Summary:In their first year of college, two young women, one from a Florida swamp, the other from a Kentucky holler,… Continue reading The Animators by Kayla Rae Whitaker

announcements · o'fallon public library · Upcoming Events

Book Sale This Weekend!

Are you looking for some bargains?  Do you need how-to books? Fiction? Children’s titles? You’ll surely find a bargain at the Friends of The O’Fallon Public Library Book Sale Saturday (9 AM – 4 PM) and Sunday (1-4 PM).  You can find something for every interest and age group. You can’t beat the prices: Hardcovers, large… Continue reading Book Sale This Weekend!


ICYMI – Library News and Notes Mar 15

This week’s O’Fallon Weekly News and Notes column by Adult Services Manager, Ryan Johnson, updates us on the many diverse activities we have planned this month. The next Friends of the Library are hosting another book sale this weekend, March 18 – 19.  There will be thousands of gently used items from books to DVDs to audiobooks that… Continue reading ICYMI – Library News and Notes Mar 15

Featured Content · movie or tv · New Title Tuesday

The Hollars – a Sundance Film

I don’t normally recommend movies for New Title Tuesday, but I feel the need to plug for The Hollars a touching Sundance film starring The Office alum John Krasinski and my favorite character actress Margo Martindale. Summary: Jo hn Hollar, a struggling NYC artist is forced to navigate the small middle-American town he left behind when… Continue reading The Hollars – a Sundance Film