Novels about Black Love from Perpich Library
February 22, 2024
It’s Black History Month, and the month when we celebrate love! So this year, the Perpich Library decided to combine the two themes. The following books celebrate Black love in all of its many forms.
All items on this list are available at…
Allison Waukau Presents in Inaugural Native Authors SeriesAllison Waukau was the first presenter in Perpich’s new Native Authors Series
January 24, 2024
On January 23, 2024, Allison Waukau was the first presenter in the new Native Authors Series hosted by Perpich’s Professional Development and Resource Programs (PDR). The series of…
Books to Inspire Creativity from Perpich Library
January 23, 2024
It’s the time of year when energy levels are often at their lowest and creativity can be a struggle. The Perpich library team came up with a list of books to help you get your mojo back! These books can help you…
Escapist Fiction from Perpich Library
December 19, 2023
The holidays can be a stressful time for people, so what better way to escape in your own house (or grandma’s house) than with a book! Here are some suggestions of books that can take you away to another world so you…
Native American Fiction Titles from Perpich Library
November 17, 2023
In honor of Native American Heritage Month, we are shining a spotlight on novels and short story collections by Indigenous authors.
All items on this list are available at the Perpich library. Click on titles for more information.
1. Elatsoe by Darcie Little Badger
Elatsoe—Ellie for short—lives…
Haunted Tales from Perpich Library
October 24, 2023
Haunted Tales! The Perpich Library has been gearing up for spooky season by creating some scary good lists of nightmare novels and short stories with ghosts and haunted houses.
All items on this list are available at the Perpich library. Click on titles…
Books in Celebration of Latinx Heritage Month from Perpich Library
September 25, 2023
September 15-October 15 is National Hispanic/Latine/Latinx Heritage Month! The Perpich Library is celebrating by highlighting books in our collection that focus on visual artists and photographers who come from, or whose ancestors come from: Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America.
New Graphic Novels from Perpich Library
August 23, 2023
The Perpich Library has an extensive and diverse collection of graphic novels. Graphic novels are similar to comic books because they use sequential art to tell a story. Unlike comic books, graphic novels are generally stand-alone stories with more complex plots. Collections…
New Native American Titles from Perpich Library
July 24, 2023
The library is busy adding new titles to the collection this summer! We are especially excited that we have added a number of new Native American titles, many of which are by local authors from Minnesota. Here is a selection of just…