Wednesday, May 15, 2019
As the eighth season of HBO's Game of Thrones reached its end, you may have been shocked to see who now sits upon the Iron Thro...oh wait. Before we spoil the saga of the Starks, Targaryens and Lannisters for those yet initiated, we urge you to remember the most important thing...the books are...
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
“Not all those who wander are lost.” – J.R.R. Tolkien This month, in preparation for long summer days that are tailor-made for adventure and exploration, we’ll be exploring the genre of Adventure fiction. While many people think adventure stories are mostly for kids, there are a lot of books...
Thursday, May 2, 2019
The question of the origins of baseball has long been the subject of debate and controversy. Early forms of baseball had a number of names, including "base ball,” "goal ball,” "round ball,” "fetch-catch,” "stool ball” and simply, "base.” In at least one version of the game, teams pitched to...
Friday, April 26, 2019
It’s National Poetry Month and we want to take some time to introduce you to the amazing poets living through their words in the stacks of the Burlington County Library System! Today, we will be celebrating the memory of American poet Mary Oliver.  Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in poetry in 1984...