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Entries Tagged as 'Books'

‘Set a course for adventure’ with something ‘exciting and new’: Cruise Diary

December 3rd, 2010 · No Comments · Books, Business

Television fans may recognize the name Jeraldine Saunders as that of the author of the book Love Boats, which inspired the hit television series The Love Boat. What most fans don’t know is that the book was autobiographical in nature and that Saunders had been one of the first female cruise directors in the world.

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Bibliophile hopes to foster LB literary heart through his passion for books

October 1st, 2010 · No Comments · Books

By Rachael Rifkin Staff Writer Sean Moor’s 7-year-old daughter, Audrey, loves checking out books from the Dana Branch Library and fondly remembers attending its free programs like pre-school storytime.

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Kids encouraged to participate in Library Card Sign-up Month

September 3rd, 2010 · No Comments · Books, Education

September is Library Card Sign-up Month, and the Long Beach Public Library is making an effort to ensure that all children in the city have the smartest card of all– a library card. 

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Former Miss Toyota Grand Prix publishes her first children’s book

August 20th, 2010 · No Comments · Books

Author, former Raiderette and former Miss Toyota Grand Prix Alise Cayen will be signing copies of her book Patty Pom-Poms at Borders Books, 2110 N. Bellflower Blvd. on Sunday, Aug. 22 from 2pm to 4pm. Girls and boys who attend the signing in their sports or cheer uniform will receive a special gift.

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LB Reads One Book event concluding with group discussion

March 12th, 2010 · No Comments · Books

All book clubs are invited to join in one great “extravaganza” discussion and exploration around The Soloist on Saturday, March 13 from 1pm to 3pm at the Dana Branch Library, 3680 Atlantic Ave. Special guest will be Lisa Jackert, MA, board-certified music therapist. Those not affiliated with any book club are also invited to the […]

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