October is the month of Halloween Safety and a great time to talk about being safe during this fun, yet spooky, holiday.
On October 2, 1908, Thurgood Marshall was born. He had a highly successful career as a lawyer, at one point representing the Brown family in Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, and was a champion of the Civil Rights era.
Get a head start with your October reading list by placing holds on these librarian-recommended books!
Each month, librarians from around the country choose their favorite adult fiction and nonfiction books and they are combined into a top-ten list on LibraryReads.org.