CPL Features Obamas, Oprah Reading At 'Live From The Library'You can catch the readings weekdays on the CPL's Facebook and Instagram pages.
Amazon Removes Books That Promoted An Autism 'Cure'The Center for Disease Control and Prevention says there is no cure for autism spectrum disorder, only medications that can help some function better. It also says there is no link between vaccines and autism.
Million-Selling 'Questioneers' Team Readies New Picture BookAndrea Beaty, born in southern Illinois and David Roberts are known for the popular "Questioneers" series, which includes the picture books "Rosie Revere, Engineer" and "Ada Twist, Scientist."
From Trump To #MeToo, Publishing Made Headlines In 2018A wave of best-sellers offered damaging accounts of Donald Trump's White House, a million-selling memoir by Michelle Obama had readers longing for the previous administration and a political thriller by former President Bill Clinton had some taking a closer look at a White House scandal from the 1990s.
Family Finds Grandmother Reviewed Every Book She Read In Secret CodeThe family of a 96-year-old in Connecticut has found a hidden treasure trove dedicated to every book the grandmother ever read.
Wilmette Public Library Searches For Owner Of Donated "Secret" BookSupporters of a North Shore public library are trying to find the person who donated a hollowed out book containing items inside, last week.
9 Non-Fiction Books To Give As Presents This Year
Two Oak Park Moms Create Books For Children With Special NeedsTwo moms from Oak Lawn have teamed up to make the transition of school for special needs kids a little easier by creating a book series.
7 Best Beach Reads For Summer 2016Warm summer weather means it’s time to pack up your bag with a great new book, don your sunglasses, and hit the beach.
7 Books That Will Make Great Father's Day GiftsThis Father’s Day, whether your dad’s a fan of thrillers, sports, or history, these books are sure to show just how much he means to you!
Best Books That Make The Perfect Gifts For GraduatesGraduation season is in full swing and whether the person you know is graduating from middle school, high school, undergrad or grad school, they could probably use some guidance about what comes next.
Veteran Journalist Tells Story Of Chicago’s South Side In New BookChicagoans have heard her voice for years on the radio, but now she has a new story to tell in a book.
Best Winter Book Club PicksWinter is a great time to hang out with a group of friends and discuss great books.
Steamy Romances To Keep You Warm This Valentine's DayWinter has finally descended and chilly temperatures are here to stay for Valentine's Day.
Holiday Gift Guide For Your Favorite BookwormHoliday shopping can be stressful, but this gift guide will make it much easier! Our sister company Simon & Schuster has a book that will please everyone on your list.