ELPL Seed Library

Michigan heirloom seeds are now available at the East Lansing Public Library! Choose from a selection of vegetable, herb and flower seeds to take home, plant, grow and enjoy. How Do I Borrow Seeds? Visitors to the library may check out five packets of seeds per season. A limit of five packets has been set…
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5 Finds Teens: March 2017

Stranger Than Fanfiction Cash Carter, the young, world-famous lead actor of the hit television show Wiz Kids, is a favorite of the tabloids and paparazzi, who take notice of his every move. When four fans jokingly invite him on a cross-country road trip, they are shocked when he actually accepts their invitation. Getting a taste…
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Author of the Month: Stephanie Burgis

When author Stephanie Burgis released her debut book, Kat, Incorrigible in 2011, we were thrilled to finally see a children's fantasy set in Regency England. Burgis went on to complete a trilogy featuring her strong-willed heroine before beginning a new fantasy series for adults. The Shadow books (Masks and Shadows, Congress of Secrets) were inspired by…
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Author of the Month: Kate Atkinson

September's featured author, Kate Atkinson, is perhaps best known for her mastery of prose. Her writing is to such a standard that she doesn't just make the bestseller list or win awards for her work, fellow authors are reading it, too.  This month, Kate Atkinson releases her tenth novel, Transcription. Set during the beginning stages of World…
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Author of the Month: Robert Beatty

This month, we are highlighting one of our favorite up-and-coming children's authors, Robert Beatty. A Michigan State University graduate, Beatty began his career in the tech industry, ultimately becoming one of the early pioneers in cloud computing, but as his tech achievements grew, he never gave up on his love for writing. By the time…
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Author of the Month: Tommy Orange

This month's featured author, Tommy Orange, is new to the literary world, and sure to take the bestseller lists by storm. Orange's impressive debut, There, There,  follows twelve characters as they travel to the Big Oakland Powwow in Oakland, California. As the past and present unfolds, and stories of despair, addiction, hope and recovery converge, Orange offers…
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