LPL’s new favorite tumblr! Pop songs rewritten in the style of Shakespearean sonnets. Go read them all. Really. 

LPL’s new favorite tumblr! Pop songs rewritten in the style of Shakespearean sonnets. Go read them all. Really. 

collegehumor:

Who’s better: Dr. Oz or Dr. Dre?

Should You Trust That Doctor? Matrix [Click for full chart]

A guide to (pop culture) doctors.

(via popculturebrain)

Our new sign was installed yesterday! 

For those who have already read the staple books that inspired Penny Dreadful, like Dracula or Frankenstein, this list will help keep your appetite sustained until Season 2 begins airing next year. Waiting sucks, but hopefully these books will help make the time pass by faster.

Find the complete list of Penny Dreadful reads in the Lawrence Public Library catalog

That is the beauty of literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings, that you’re not isolated. You belong.” — F. Scott Fitzgerald

Spike, our Board Cat, has made friends with some of the cats from downtown Lawrence businesses. He wanted them to be as distinguished and dapper as he is in his bow tie, so he got them some of their own! Dashiell and Ngaio from Raven Book Store and Mickey Roy and Sam from Love Garden are now sporting Business Catual cat bow ties, too! 

Did you love Gayle Forman’s moving novel, IF I STAY? Are you planning on seeing in theaters this weekend? 

If the release of the movie has you craving more realistic fiction about grief, the line between life and death, first love, and sensitive musicians, one of these books is sure to satisfy. 

Find the complete list with annotations in the Lawrence Public Library catalog