Winter Read - December 2012

Happy New Year!
 

Hello Visitor,

We hope you have been enjoying Winter Read and are ready for the holidays.
 

snowflakeJoin us on the Pioneer Library System Facebook page in December & January for our online book discussion.

We will be discussing Sir Author Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes in Adventure of the Dying Detective; Noble Bachelor; and His Last Bow. These are the stories that will be used for Sherlock Season 3 coming to a TV near you in 2013!

 

Are you looking for a good book to read? Try reading oneof these books that has been turned into a recent movie. All of them are available form your hometwon library.

movie poster for On the RoadOn the Road
In theaters Dec. 21
(rated R)

On the Road is Jack Kerouac's story of young writer Sal Paradise who has his life shaken by free-spirited Dean Moriarty and his girl, Marylou, as they travel across the country, meeting a mix of people.

movie poster for Jack ReacherJack Reacher
(rated PG-13)

In One Shot by Lee Child, ex-military investigator Jack Reacher is called to investigate the murder of 5 people by a sniper and gets involved with a cunning enemy.

 

movie poster for Horrid HenryHorrid Henry
In theaters Dec. 22
(rated PG)

Based on the Horrid Henry series by Francesca Simon that follows the trouble making Henry in his adventures with his brother, "Perfect Peter," enemy neighbor, "Moody Margaret," and many others.

movie poster for Les MiserablesLes Miserables
In theaters Dec. 25
(rated PG-13)

In Victor Hugo's Les Miserables, Jean Valjean, who has been hunted by the ruthless policeman Javert, agrees to care for factory worker Fantine's daughter, Cosette. The decision changes their lives forever.


Prizes...

Debbie with her prize basketAt the end of November we had a random drawing for the first prize basket. Debbie of SOKC, won the basket filled with a fleece blanket, hot cocoa, and more.

You could be the next winner by logging the minutes or books you read this month. Everyone who logs his/her reading can be a winner. The December prize basket will be drawn at the end of the month.

 
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