Thursday, January 27, 2011

Barker Library Book Club News

The Barker Library Book Club's next reading selection is Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen. We will be discussing this book at our next meeting, Saturday, April 9, 2011, 2-4pm. See you there!
If you are not a member of the Barker Library Book Club and would like to join, please feel free to send an e-mail to

Saturday, January 15, 2011


Looking for a good book? Try one of these titles suggested by Barker Library readers just like you!

The Girls of Room 28: friendship, hope, and survival in Theresienstadt by Hannelore Brenner-Wonschick
"A part of the Holocaust I have never heard about. Heart wrenching!"

Maybe This Time by Jennifer Crusie
"Different than her (Crusie) other books, but really enjoyable"

Ah-choo!: the uncommon life of your common cold by Jennifer Ackerman
"Fascinating and fun!"

Happy reading!

Saturday, January 8, 2011

Reminder for Barker Library Book Club members

Just a reminder for Barker Library Book Club members that we will be meeting next Saturday, January 15, 2011 at 2pm, to discuss our latest reading selection, Wendy Corsi Staub's In the Blink of an Eye. Refreshments will be served.
If you are not a member of the Barker Library Book Club and would like to join, please feel free to send us an e-mail anytime at

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

eBooks are here!

To search and select eBook titles, use Overdrive. This is the same service that you may already be using to download audiobooks. All EPUB & many PDF eBooks at this site are ready to enjoy on the Sony® Reader & other devices such as the Barnes & Noble nook™. Have another kind of eReader? For a list of Overdrive compatible devices, click here. Don't have an eReader, but are considering purchasing one? Click here for some good advise.
Overdrive eBooks require the installation of Adobe® Digital Editions software. For complete Overdrive eBook instructions, click here.
As always, you will need a Chautauqua Cattaraugus Library System card and PIN with an automated library in order to download titles. If you do not know your PIN, please contact us at (716)672-8051.