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Geronimo Reads

Geronimo was born to the Bedonkohe band of the Apache on June 16, 1829 in modern-day New Mexico, then part of Mexico. Geronimo was said to be a naturally gifted hunter. One story reports that, as a boy, he swallowed the heart of his first kill in order to ensure a life of success on the chase.

Read on for some recommended titles from our collection.

Diverse Reads

Roxanne Gay, Celeste Ng, Mohsin Hamid. Diversify what you read! 

Diverse Reads is all about reading books you wouldn’t normally choose to read. Challenge yourself to read something new, whether that’s a different genre or a book by an author whose background is different from your own.

Download a BINGO card to track your reading. Every time you earn a BINGO you will earn an entry into a drawing for bookish goodies.

Great work, Tony!

Congratulations to the Library's own Tony Kierna, 2018 recipient of the Illinois Library Association's Reference Services Award!

The award recognizes an Illinois librarian or institution that exemplifies excellence in providing assistance to library users as they seek and use information.