Our Response to HB 139 and Censorship
No matter how you slice it, HB 139 is government sanctioned censorship, and is a blatant and irresponsible act by the Idaho Legislature to undermine the professionalism of libraries and schools.
Anti-Valentine's Day Reads
Romance Reads for Valentine's Day
Valentine's Day is the perfect day for an "HEA" (Happily Ever After) read and Katie gave us some great suggestions! We hope that you will pick one up to celebrate.
Galentine's Books for You and your Bestie
Any time of year is the best time of year to buy female forward books, but Galentine's Day is an extra special reason to treat yourself (or your bestie) to a new book. Whether you pair it with an outing with your best friends, a luxurious soak in the bathtub, or a flute of champagne while dressed in your comfies, we enthusiastically and wholeheartedly recommend them to you. Cheers!
Face Out Friday - By Bookseller Amy
Celebrating Black History Month through Books
The United States was once thought of as a "melting pot", but I beg to differ. I once heard someone refer to the United States as a "salad bowl" instead. Rather than all cultures melting into one new uniform culture, we are actually a place where all people and cultures come together and make something new, exciting, and exotic. Full of differing flavors, textures, and surprises.
Wednesdays at OFB with Steph