Dallas Library Selling Part Of Its Expansive Vinyl CollectionAt the Central Library Branch in Downtown Dallas, there’s one exception to the quiet rule: the 4th Floor Fine Arts Division, where patrons can use turntable listening stations to play vinyl records.
7 Best Books For Fall Book Club PicksSchool is back in session and the first hint of fall is in the air. Grown-ups are hitting the books, too. Here are seven picks that your book club will love to cozy up with this autumn.
Obama Pushes Reading Through E-BooksLinking reading to technology, the White House has marshaled major book publishers to provide more than $250 million in free e-books to low-income students.
Best New Books For Spring Book Club PicksSpring has sprung, the weather is warming up, and we are excited gather over a glass of crisp white wine and discuss the season's hottest books with our favorite girlfriends.
Best Book Club Picks For Women's History MonthMarch is Women’s History Month and our sister company Simon & Schuster has put together a list of book club picks that celebrate female voices!
Facebook's Zuckerberg Starts Reading ProgramThe Facebook founder and CEO announced on his page recently that he has vowed to read a book every other week in 2015, with an emphasis on learning about different beliefs, cultures and technologies.
Pitcher Clayton Kershaw In North Texas Challenging StudentsFirst it was the ice bucket challenge. Now it's time for Kershaw's Challenge. The Dodger Pitcher and two-time Cy Young winner Clayton Kershaw kicked it off at Highland Park High School where his pitching career began.
HP Superintendent Reverses Banned Books DecisionHighland Park students completing work on their summer reading assignment were well aware of the discussion of which books high-schoolers in the district could read.
Parents Get Books Suspended From High School Reading ListThere have been seven books suspended from Highland Park schools. The action was taken because a group of parents wanted them off school reading lists. They say the content isn't age appropriate.
Texas Releases Math, Reading STAAR Results Almost 80 percent of fifth- and eighth-graders passed the Texas standardized math test on their first try this month while more than 75 percent passed the reading exam.
The Joy Kitchen Basics: Know Your OvenMegan Scott, from Joy Of Cooking and the blog The Joy Kitchen, shares tips on how to know your oven.
Author: Forming “Wealthy Habits” Can Help You Strike It RichThere are probably a million books promising to show you how to be a millionaire, but if it was that easy we'd all be wealthy, right? If you take the advice of a recently published book, it’s the things you do every day that can help you strike it rich.