Kirkwood Public Library’s Staff Blog & Podcast

We are a public library full of voracious readers. Library staff use this blog to chronicle those items we have read, watched or listened to.

Below you will find all blog posts displayed together. To narrow posts by age range, please select from the buttons on the right.

Visit our Podcasts.com webpage for the latest in KPL Podcasts or see our recent podcasts in the RSS reed below.

We are a public library full of voracious readers. Library staff use this blog to chronicle those items we have read, watched or listened to.

Below you will find all blog posts displayed together. To narrow posts by age range, please select from the buttons on the right.

Visit our Podcasts.com webpage for the latest in KPL Podcasts or jump to our recent podcasts in the RSS reed below.

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Horror for Halloween

Trick ‘r Treat – A series  of interconnected stories with the most disturbing little spirit of Samhain that you’ll ever see. Halloween – The title says it all. Hellraiser and Hellraiser: HellBound II (available on Hoopla) – From the imagination...

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Best Films of 2018!

Hi everyone! Check out my full list with descriptions at TheArtsSTL.com!1. Hereditary2. The Favourite3. BlacKkKlansman4. If Beale Street Could Talk5. You Were Never Really Here6. First Reformed7. Happy End8. Blindspotting9. The Rider10. Bisbee '17 ...

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Emma’s Favorite Books of 2018

When I set out to write this post, I was determined to pick my top 5 books of the year.  However, I found it impossible to whittle down the list. This is why I always dread the question, “What’s your favorite book?”  I can’t pick one from 2018, never mind of all time!...

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#OwnVoices

Stories and storytelling is woven into the fabric of our lives.  We tell stories in many different formats. We tell stories in our music, in how we talk about our everyday lives, in what we watch for entertainment, and we even tell stories to sell cars or breakfast...

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Teaching Patience

Patience is a virtue, right? But when you're a kid, it's not easy to wait (and sometimes it's not easy when you're a grown up too!). Enjoy this list with the young book lovers in your life and maybe waiting won't be the hardest part!                Lists are chosen by...

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RSS KPL Podcast

  • KPL Podcast - March 2019
    Join us for another episode of the KPL podcast where we cover March Programming author talks and book clubs We give you a behind the scenes look at library operations special services offered by the library and we talk about our favorite female protagonists in books and movies
  • KPL Podcast -February 2019
    The month of February is upon us and romance is in the airLearn more about the events and programs Kirkwood Public Library has for you in Feb 2019 and some our favorite romantic books and movies
  • KPL Podcast- January 2019
    Kirkwood Public Library presents its first podcast Learn about the programs and events happening at the Kirkwood Public Library We have meditation workshops Resume and job search workshops Mediterranean cooking book clubs and more

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