Hurry! Hurry! Summer Reading Programs Ends Saturday, August 7!

It's the last week of the summer reading program. If you've finished your Reading Log, you can stop by the Children's Reference Desk on the first floor in the Children's Area to get your certificate and choose your free book. Then come and join the party, Monday, August 9, at 7 pm. We'll have ice cream, snacks, games, and face painting.

Let's Talk Mystery!

Would you like to meet a local Kingwood author?  If so, then join us Monday, August 2nd, at 7:00 PM in the Community Room as mystery author Gayle Wigglesworth provides information about various types of mysteries and discusses her own favorite authors.  Want a taste of Gayle's work?  Check these out: Cruisin' for a Brusin', Intrigue in Italics, Tea is for Terror, and Washington Weirdos.

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Top 10 Summer Fiction Reads

What's everyone reading this summer?  If you're curious, take a look below at the top circulated fiction here at Kingwood Branch Library for the months of June and July.  You just might get some ideas before the adult summer reading program ends!  It's not too late to log your titles here for a chance at a prize!

1. Sidney Sheldon's After the Darkness, by Tilly Bagshawe

2. 61 Hours: A Reacher Novel, by Lee Child

3. Deliver Us From Evil, by David Baldacci

Board games, manga & anime!

Calling all teens! Summer is almost over, but we've still got lots of great things happening at your library! If you're feeling "board," come to Tuesday's (20th) Vintage board games at 4:30.  If you're the more artistic type, then join us on Thursday, the 22nd, for Anime/Manga day. We'll have a chance to practice drawing manga and anime and watch some anime videos at 4:30.  And don't forget, there's still time to read your 5 books and receive a free book! All you have to do is sign up for the teen reading program! We'll see YOU at the library!
 

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Two More Weeks of the Summer Reading Club!

Kids, have you received your Summer Reading Club Certificate? Remember if you registered either on-line at our website (www.hcpl.net) or in person between June 4 and August 7, and have completed reading either 10 books or 500 pages, you can get your certificate and a free book (while supplies last).

Don't forget to mark your calendars for the end of Summer Reading Club party, Monday, August 9 at 7 pm. This party is for the whole family with snacks and games!