New Early Learning Play Center Opening in Children's Room!

A special thanks to North Country Library System, Shineman Foundation, Dr. David Dexter, Priscilla Wilson, The Friends of the Library, The Board of the Oswego Public Library, Raby's Burke's, Lowe's, Art Jones, Aaron Standish, John Caroccio, Jim Salmonsen, and Bill Gallagher.

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Celebrate National Library Week with Us

April 9-15 is a time to remember libraries and how they have made this country great. 

See all the TEDx videos from Sno Isle Libraries.

Try a free audiobook at Sync: Audiobooks for Teens.  There will be two free audiobooks available every week starting April 27.  Text syncya to 25827 to receive text alerts when each pair of titles is available.

  • Downloads are in MP3 format and are Mac and Windows compatible.
  • Downloads will operate through the OverDrive app.
  • Most listening devices are supported.

Hundreds of audiobooks and ebooks may be checked out any time with your library card at the North Country Libraries OverDrive page.

Wednesday, April 12 is National Bookmobile Day, so be sure to say hello to the Oswego Bookmobile.

More Books in the Vein of Harry Potter

Fanciful illustration for The Girl Who Ruled Fairyland

For those who loved the Harry Potter series and have already devoured the play, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, here are several other titles with similarities to J. K. Rowling's masterwork:

The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairlyand In a Shipe of Her Own Making by Cathrynne Valente
(a prequel short story, The Girl Who Ruled Fairyland..., is free to read online at Tor.com)

The Amulet of Samarkand by Jonathan Stroud (an intro at bartimaeusbooks.com)

Splendors and Glooms by Laura Ann Schlitz (Chapters 1-3 at candlewick.com)

The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan (explore the series at rickriordan.com)

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs (read the beginning at scribd.com)

A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray (explore the series at randomhouse.com)

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