Off the Shelf: National Poetry Month

← Off the Shelf Library Blog Library Blog Off the Shelf: National Poetry Month Posted April 20, 2022 By Matthew York Adult Services Librarian with the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library National Poetry Month is an annual observance each April, founded by the Academy of American Poets in 1996, a registered trademark of its founding organization.

Off the Shelf: Books Made Into Movies

← Off the Shelf Library Blog Library Blog Off the Shelf: Books Made Into Movies Posted November 18, 2021 By Leslie Kimble Warren-Trumbull County Public Library Technical Services Manager Greetings from the 2nd floor of the Warren Library! Although our view is much different than downstairs, our goals here at the library are all the

Off the Shelf: Horror Books

← Off the Shelf Library Blog Library Blog Off the Shelf: Horror Books Posted October 28, 2021 By Matthew York Adult Services Librarian with the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library What’s in a word? The English word “horror” comes from the Old French “horrere,” which means “to shudder or to bristle.” We define horror, in part,

Off the Shelf: Nursing Home Fiction

← Off the Shelf Library Blog Library Blog Off the Shelf: Nursing Home Fiction Posted September 16, 2021 By Jan Vaughn Warren-Trumbull County Public Library Deputy Director What could be more sad and demoralizing than reading works set in a nursing home, you ask? I’m here to let you know that you couldn’t be more

Off the Shelf: Weird Westerns

← Off the Shelf Library Blog Library Blog Off the Shelf: Weird Westerns Posted August 17, 2021 By Darci Stitt Adult Services Librarian with the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library Do you think you know Westerns? Think again! One of the jobs of the Adult Services Librarians here at the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library is to