Monday, July 18, 2016

DVD & VHS Clearance


JUST REDUCED! ALL DVD'S NOW $2.00
 
VIDEOS 25 CENTS OR 5 FOR $1.00



Monday, June 27, 2016

Save the Date!

 Next Book Sale Wednesday September 21-Saturday September 24.


Hours:       Wednesday 3:30 pm-6:00 pm for MEMBERS ONLY!  
 
Not a member? Join now!

  Non-members:        Thursday thru Saturday opening at 9:00 am

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

SHORT STORY COMPETITION WINNERS SPRING 2016

MIDDLE SCHOOL:
1ST PLACE  
MARIA AVLONITIS               HALL OF FAME        HOME SCHOOL             GRADE 6
2ND
PLACE GRACEANNA AKHTAR         MY BELOVED CHILD     CLEARWATER FUNDAMENTAL           GRADE 7
3RD 
PLACE   SYDNEY HARRIS                  WHAT LIES BEYOND THE TRAP DOOR   
                                                                                                                      CLEARWATER FUNDAMENTAL              GRADE 8

HONORABLE MENTION:
 CAMILO FONSECA              DAS GESICHT IM SPIEGEL           COUNTRYSIDE CHRISTIAN ACAD                 GRADE 8
GRACE FOX                          THE GIRL WHO LOST HERSELF    MORGAN FITZGERALD                               GRADE 6
JULIANA LA ROSA               CHALLENGING THE PAST             COUNTRYSIDE CHRISTIAN ACAD               GRADE 8
 ISABELLE MCCULLAR          REFLECTIONS                                PINELLAS PARK MIDDLE                          GRADE 7
  JASMYN MARSHALL           MIRRORED EVENTS                       TYRONE MIDDLE                                      GRADE 7
  ALLISON JOY SMITH          THINK HARD, YOU CAN’T SEE ME  OUR SAVIOR LUTHERAN                          GRADE 7

HIGH SCHOOL:
1ST PLACE   JASPREET KAUR                    MICHAEL                                PINELLAS PARK HIGH                        GRADE 11
2ND PLACE MADELINE DUMAS               REFLECTIONS OF WENDY    PINELLAS PARK HIGH                            GRADE 10
3RD PLACE   MADISON PALMER             SILENCE                                  OSCEOLA FUNDAMENTAL                   GRADE 9

HONORABLE MENTION:
  DANIELLE BENSON           NO REFLECTION                    OSCEOLA FUNDAMENTAL                  GRADE 10
  DARIEN DESIR                   TWO SIDES OF ME                PINELLAS PARK HIGH                        GRADE10
  TREYVON MONROE          FACES IN THE MIRROR                      PINELLAS PARK HIGH            GRADE 10
  PRASNAV NAIK                   THE REFLECTED FAƇADE                  LARGO HIGH                       GRADE 11
     TYLER WADE                         THE UNRECOGNIZED VANITIES OF THE SEVEN P.M. BALLET CLASS
                                                                                                                            CLEARWATER HIGH   GRADE 11          

Thursday, March 10, 2016

BOGO Sale on Religion and Inspirational books

Religion and Inspirational books now on sale  $1.00 by one get one free

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Music CD Sale

The bookstore has been given a large number of music CDs discarded by  the library.  We have put them on a cart and are selling them at 50 cents or three for a dollar.  There is a sign on the cart clearly stating only the CDs on the cart are for sale at this special price.  These CDs are in DVD size cases so they are easy to distinguish from regular CD cases.

Hurry in for best selection. 

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

The 32nd Annual Stanley Shalit Short Story Competition

The competition for Middle and High School Students is going on right now. 

For information on how to enter this competition please contact Ben Wiley at 727-215-2276.

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Short Story winners


   1st place:  Phoebe Cipolla  The Great Guinea Pig Adventure   Plumb Elementary Grade 5
   2nd place: Hailey Foster     Spooks, Scares, Twists and Turns    Curtis Elementary Grade 5
  3rd place: Isabella Carson   The Flip-Flop  Plumb Elementary Grade 5
  Honorable mention:
 
    Nate Frago           Running Down a Thief        Plumb Elementary                        Grade 5
   Ryan Morrow        Everybody's Hero                Madeira Beach Elementary          Grade 5
   Noah Painter         Dimensionz                         Eisenhower Elementary               Grade 5
   Vaidahi Patel         A Fighter                             Curtis Elementary                        Grade 5
   Nevaeh Squires    Car Crash                             Curtis Elementary                        Grade 5


Visit Our Bookstore

The volunteer-run Kathryn E. Porter Bookstore is located inside Largo Public Library at 120 Central Park Dr., Largo, FL, selling donated used books, magazines, and videos to support library programs and projects. Stop by and check out our great prices! Donate your own gently used books, magazines, and videos to our store. Read about the bookstore in The St. Petersburg Times.

Bookstore hours: Monday through Saturday: 9:30 am-4:30 pm
Sunday: 1-4:30 pm