Texas has seen the future of the public library, and it looks a lot like an Apple Store: Rows of glossy iMacs beckon. iPads mounted on a tangerine-colored bar invite readers. And hundreds of other tablets stand ready for checkout to anyone with a borrowing card.
Megan Scott, from Joy Of Cooking and the blog The Joy Kitchen, shares tips on how to know your oven.
Kim Barbouin, author of the Skinny Bitch series, shares her favorite vegan sweets recipes so you can bake up a storm.
Whether your child is off to their very first day of preschool, kindergarten, or off to middle school, our sister company, Simon & Schuster has a book that’s perfect to beat those first-day jitters.
Just because it’s summer vacation in Houston does not mean that your kids should not pick up another book until school starts again in August — take them to these great reading events to get them turning pages.
Reading during the spring and summer months is a joy for many. One can acquire a great space in the great outdoors and become lost in a great adventure, delve into the realms of a mystery, or just visually run wild with a great novel.
The number of Americans reading print newspapers, magazines and books is in rapid decline.
The Houston Public Library (HPL) in partnership with Public Poetry invite the community to a free Poetry Reading featuring four outstanding poets and a guest poet.