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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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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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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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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RSS KPL Podcast

  • KPL Podcast - May 2019
    Hello KirkwoodSummer Reading is upon us Learn about all the wonderful program and events planned for summer reading kickoff Listen to Donna Poe talk about Mayfest and of course Ryan and Jigisha discuss their picks favorite Mom characters in books and movies
  • KPL Podcast - April 2019
    Were back with another episode This month we discuss events programs interview Angela Myers of We Bold Souls to discuss mindfulness and give you a poetry reading Enjoy and let you know what you think
  • 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

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