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Wilkes County Public Library- Bookish Things: The Reading Trap

A guide of Bookish related things

Library Book Club

We're highlighting older books that are listed as “must-reads” and are chosen (or resurrected) to celebrate the birthdays of their authors.

Keeping It Reel

This Month's Movie

Article 15

This movie is recommended for adults only.

Oct 7 at 1:00 PM

Two Rivers Cinema
132 Two Rivers Dr, Wilkesboro, NC 28697

Currently Reading

Date and Time: October 12 at 6:00 PM

Traphill Branch Library
6938 Traphill Rd, Traphill, NC 28685

Suzanne Moore
336-838-2818 ext 241.

Select the Book You Would Like to Read in 2024

Selections for February 2024
Dead Air by Iain Banks: 0 votes (0%)
The Piano Shop on the Left Bank: The Hidden World of a Paris Atelier by Thad Carhart: 0 votes (0%)
The Enchanted Wanderer: Selected Tales by Nikolai Leskov: 0 votes (0%)
Independence Day by Richard Ford: 0 votes (0%)
Garibaldi and the Thousand: May, 1860 by George Macaulay Trevelyan: 0 votes (0%)
Alamut by Vladimir Bartol: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 0
Selections for April 2024
Germinal (Oxford World's Classics) by Émile Zola: 0 votes (0%)
The Case Worker by George Konrad: 0 votes (0%)
Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales, Retold and Illustrated by Val Biro (Fairy Tale Treasuries) by Hans Christian Andersen and H.C. Andersen: 0 votes (0%)
Flashman: A Novel by George MacDonald Fraser: 0 votes (0%)
History of My Life by Giacomo Casanova: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 0
Selections for May 2024
The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson (Modern Library Classics) by Ralph Waldo Emerson: 0 votes (0%)
The Bourne Identity: A Novel (Jason Bourne) by Robert Ludlum: 0 votes (0%)
The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy (Penguin Classics) by Jacob Burckhardt: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 0
Selections for June 2024
Unless: A Novel (P.S.) by Carol Shields: 0 votes (0%)
Far from the Maddening Crowd (Illustrated Edition) by Thomas Hardy: 0 votes (0%)
Justine, or the Misfortunes of Virtue (Oxford World's Classics) by Marquis de Sade: 0 votes (0%)
Excellent Women (Penguin Classics) by Barbara Pym: 0 votes (0%)
The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 0
Selections for July 2024
Little Virtues by Natalia Ginzburg: 0 votes (0%)
Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 0
Selections for August 2024
A Taste of Death by P.D James: 0 votes (0%)
Eclipse of the Crescent Moon by Geza Gardonyi: 0 votes (0%)
Retreat without song by Shahan Shahnur: 0 votes (0%)
City by Clifford D. Simak: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 0
Selections for September 2024
My Father's Fortune: A Life by Michael Frayn: 0 votes (0%)
The Complete Memoirs of George Sherston by Siegfried Sassoon: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 0
Choose an Italo Calvino Book for final Poll for Oct 2024
If on a Winter's Night a Traveller: 0 votes (0%)
The Path to the Spiders' Nests: 0 votes (0%)
Our Ancestors: 0 votes (0%)
The Castle of Crossed Destinies: 0 votes (0%)
Invisible Cities: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 0
Choose which book by P.G Wodhouse to be included in the final poll for Oct 2024
Thank You, Jeeves: 0 votes (0%)
Pigs Have Wings: A Blandings Story: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 0
Selections for Nov 2024
The Case of Sergeant Grisch by Arnold Zweig: 0 votes (0%)
The Vicar of Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 0
Select a book by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn for the final Poll for Dec 2024
The First Circle: 0 votes (0%)
The Gulag Archipelago, 1918-1956: An Experiment in Literary Investigation: 0 votes (0%)
Cancer Ward: A Novel: 0 votes (0%)
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 0
Select a book by Naguib Mahfouz to be included into the final poll for Dec 2024
Miramar: 0 votes (0%)
Midaq Alley: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 0