books

Rodeo Reads for Little Buckaroos

rodeoJoin me for Rodeo Storytime Tuesday, February 3rd at 10:30am in the meeting room.  We will sing cowboy songs, read stories and do a western craft. Come dressed in your western wear and bring and camera.  Come 30 minutes early to get a ticket at the Information Desk because space is limited.   

Turning Things Around


There are some changes going on at Aldine. We are in the process of shifting books. As Bonnie noted in her blog, the Romance section has moved. Soon, we will remove some shelving. All this is being done to maintain the library, streamline the collection, and better serve you. Happy Holidays! 

Book Gift Ideas from our Book Clubs

In case you’re looking for gift ideas, here are the favorite books read by various book clubs this year!
From the Inspirational Book Club:
Favorite inspirational romance: Take a Chance on me by Susan May Warren, from the Christiansen Family series.

Westerns: Adult Genre Challenge #3

If you’re taking our Genre Challenge this is your opportunity to experience the uniquely American genre of Westerns.  Westerns started out as “dime novels” in the mid-19th century. Classic stories and writers helped invent how we imagine the Old West. The typical Western hero is the loner who rides into town, cleans things up, and rides out again.

The Championship Round of Kingwood Library's March Madness: YA Book Bracket starts TODAY!

                                                 fangirl   VS.  allegiant

Round 2 - March Madness: YA Book Bracket starts today!

book tower

Round 2 of our March Madness: YA Book Bracket will be available in the Kingwood Library's Teen Area  this afternoon once the votes from Round 1 have been tallied.  See which titles made it into the second round and who got left behind!  Vote for your favorites and see who moves up the bracket to the championship matchup.  There will be 4 rounds including the Championship matchup.  Round 2 will last until Saturday, March 22.   You can vote in the Teen Area or online by clicking here.  Ask Leanne, YA Librarian, 281-360-6804 for more information.

Ladies of Inspiration

The Aldine Library is hosting a special event in honor of Black History Month. Join us as Pastor Brenda Stewart and Ms. Sylvia Bolling come read selections from their newly published books. Reverend Stewart's book is titled "FIT FOR THE FIGHT!: The Vigilant Fight of Faith for My Husband, My Family, and Myself.". Ms. Bolling's book is "When God Gives You a Vision: Some Lessons I've Learned." The vision and inspiration of these two African American women have been a force for positive change in the lives of many. They continue to make a real difference in the Greenspoint community. Come meet, greet, and hear from these dynamic authors at the Aldine Library on Saturday, February 15th at 11 AM!

Great Deals @ Aldine

The astronomical winter (Northern Hemisphere) 2013 begins on Saturday, December 21st. However, winter weather has already rived in Houston. Why not take a break from the cold and come on in the Aldine Library? Got some Christmas shopping to do? Take a look at our book sale going on in the library right next to the checkout counter. There are some real deals going on. Magazines are just .25 cents each. Paperbacks are just .50 cents and hardbacks and CD's are only $1.00. DVD's are only $2.00 each. All of our items for sale have been donated by the public. All proceeds from sales go towards the Friends of the Aldine Library. With such a variety of titles to choose from you are sure to find something for that certain someone who is hard to shop for.

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