What's Hot?

Notorious NineteenJust in case you’re wondering, these are the adult fiction books that have the longest waiting lists in HCPL and, therefore, might be considered the hottest fiction in the county right now:
1. Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
2. Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James
3. Notorious Nineteen by Janet Evanovich

Cooking for the Holidays

Looking for some great holiday recipes for making exciting and scrumptious meals and snacks?  Then please browse our "Cooking for the Holidays" display at the Fairbanks Branch Library.  As well as cookbooks for the holiday season, the library has a large collection of cookbooks that covers a wide range of occasions  Happy Cooking and Happy Reading!


ThanksgivingAs noted to the left, the library will be closed for Thanksgiving Thursday-Sunday.  The Fairbanks Library staff wishes you and your loved ones safe and happy Thanksgiving holidays.

Want a Kindle Paperwhite?

Kindle PaperwhiteWould you like to have a Kindle Paperwhite, either for yourself or to give away as a gift?  The Harris County Friends of the Library will be giving away a Kindle Paperwhite, with a nice cover, on Monday, December 3rd.  You can be entered into the drawing by making a $10 donation to the county Friends group.  Donation slips are available at the customer service desk.  Proceeds will benefit all 26 Harris County branch libraries.

Books About Football

Football!  It's that time of the year to head out to the stadiums or relax in front of a television screen to watch you favorite teams play.  To help you find books to read about the game and even how to coach football, the Fairbanks Branch Library has a new display for your browsing pleasure--"Are You Ready for Some Football?"  Please check it out on your next visit to the library and Happy Reading!