February Staff Recommendations

Come on by your favorite MPL location and enjoy the latest selection of books, CD’s and DVD’s recommended by our dedicated staff! February Staff Recommendations Fiction Sea Prayer, by Khaled Hosseini. [Palm View Branch] “Sea Prayer is a heartbreaking story inspired by Alan Kurdi, the three-year-old Syrian refugee who died in the Mediterranean Sea trying to reach safety … More February Staff Recommendations

Crazy Rich Asians: Why we can all relate even if we’re not multi-billionaires

A few years ago, I ordered the first “Crazy Rich Asians” book for the library’s e-book collection. When the next two volumes came out, I ordered those too. They were fairly popular, but not among the top circulating e-books. I read them and loved them, though, so I recommended them to my family. Eventually, my … More Crazy Rich Asians: Why we can all relate even if we’re not multi-billionaires

Things You Can Get From Home For Free With Your Library Card

Here in the Rio Grande Valley, we are having an unusually cold winter. Between the cold temperatures, rain, and lack of sunlight, you might be spending more time at home. This can be a nice escape for a while, but you might be starting to get bored and feel cabin fever (especially if you have … More Things You Can Get From Home For Free With Your Library Card