June is Audiobook Month

Every June, the APA carries out a campaign to increase awareness and enthusiasm for audiobooks. With a long list of benefits, it’s no surprise that the popularity of audiobooks has skyrocketed. Audiobooks not only make long drives fly by for commuters, but they are a multitasker’s dream. You can enjoy books while cleaning the house,…

Children’s Summer Reading Program

Children’s Summer Reading Program Important Dates: Thursday, June 22: Ecology Action Center, 10:15 AM at the library. (K-5th will attend this program). Preschool will meet at their regular time (9:00 AM) at the library. Thursday, July 13: Forest Park Nature Center, 10 AM (all classes will attend this program). Reading logs must be turned in this day. Thursday, July…

New CDs

  1. Alison Krauss: Windy City
  2. Garth Brooks: The Ultimate Hits
  3. Kenny Chesney: Cosmic Hallelujah
  4. La La Land: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  5. Now That’s What I Call Music! 61

New Audiobooks

Adult Fiction

  1. The Afterlife of Stars by Joseph Kertes
  2. Expecting to Die by Lisa Jackson
  3. If Not for You by Debbie Macomber
  4. The Violated by Bill Pronzini
  5. Zoo City by Lauren Beukes

Adult Nonfiction

  1. Know Your Why: Finding and Fulfilling Your Calling in Life by Ken Costa

June New Books

Adult Fiction Against All Odds by Danielle Steel American War by Omar El Akkad Aunt Dimity & the Widow’s Curse Camino Island by John Grisham Catching the Wind by Melanie Dobson Come Sundown by Nora Roberts Confessions of a Domestic Failure by Bunmi Laditan Dragon Teeth by Michael Crichton Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by…

New Movies for June

Beauty and the Beast: An adaptation of the fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and a young woman who fall in love. Rated: PG Before I Fall: February 12 is just another day in Sam’s charmed life, until it turns out to be her last. Stuck reliving her last day over one inexplicable week, Sam…

About the Carlock Library

The mission of the Carlock Public Library District is to provide educational, informational, and recreational materials and services to people of all ages in the Library’s service district. Our goal is to enrich the community and introduce all of our patrons, especially the children, to the joy of books. The Library cooperates with other libraries…