Go
Classic Search  |  Browse  |  Combination  |  Help  |  My Account  |  Clarion County Library System
 
 
Knox Public Library
305 North Main Street, PO Box 510, Knox, PA 16232
814-797-1054
Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell
Click to search this book in our catalog

School Library Journal Gr 9 Up-In this novel set in the 1980s, teenagers Eleanor and Park are outsiders; Eleanor, because she's new to the neighborhood, and Park, because he's half Asian. Although initially wary of each other, they quickly bond over their love of comics and 1980s alternative music. Eleanor's home life is difficult; her stepfather physically abuses her mother and emotionally abuses Eleanor and her siblings. At school, she...More

Night Job by Karen Hesse
Click to search this book in our catalog

School Library Journal PreS-Gr 2-It's sunset on a Friday night, and a child narrator and his father head out on a motorcycle through the darkening city streets toward a school. Inhaling the scent of lilacs as they enter the school lot, the narrator poignantly explains, "We pull into our space./Dad hauls out a ring of keys/as big as the rising moon./He opens the door,/and the building sighs./Come, it whispers to us." The boy's father is t...More

The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides
Click to search this book in our catalog

Library Journal DEBUT Psychotherapist Theo Faber is obsessed with the case of Alicia Berenson, an artist convicted of murdering her husband six years ago. Ever since she was found standing over his dead body, splattered with blood, she's remained silent, not even speaking up in her own defense at trial. When the judge sentences her to Grove Psychiatric Hospital instead of prison. Theo sees his opportunity to work with her firsthand, leaving a more pr...More

Other Featured Book Lists:
ALA Best Books for Young Adults ALA Notable Books for Children Coretta Scott King Awards New York Times Bestsellers Newbery Medal Winners Pulitzer Prize













Block Party
Children up to age 10
Sat. Mar. 21st at 10:30 a.m.


Come in and Register for:
1000 Books Before Kindergarten


Book Club
The Day the World Came to Town
by:  Jim Defede
**Monday, February 24th**
**3:30 p.m.**


Visit us on Facebook



This project is made possible in part by Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA)
funds from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and through
Library Access Funds administered by the Office of Commonwealth Libraries,
Department of Education, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Tom Wolf, Governor.