Book Talk Bakersfield in Conversation with Author Nandini Bajpai

Join Kern County Library staff member Fahra in conversation with author Nandini Bajpai about her book Sister of the Bollywood Bride. Find out what Fahra and Nandini have been reading, watching, and listening to. Twenty lucky listeners will have a chance to win a copy of the book from Little Brown and Company Young Readers. […]

Book Giveaway with Author Claire Andrews

Join Kern County Library staff members Fahra and Jasmin in conversation with author Claire Andrews about her book Daughter of Sparta. Find out what they have been reading, watching, and listen to. Twenty lucky listeners will have a chance of winning a copy of the book from Little Brown and Company. Contest ends October 6,2021

Library Updates

Catch up on all the library updates with Fahra and Jasmin on this week’s episode of Book Talk Bakersfield.

September 2021 Judge a Book the Cover

Join staff members, Fahra and Jasmin as they judge September new release young adult titles by their covers. Don’t forget to check out what they have been reading, watching, and listening to.

Workforce and Brainfuse

Join library staff members Fahra, Jasmin, and Lynne talk about the library Workforce and Brainfuse programs and how they help job seekers and students. Check out what they have been reading watching and listening to for this week.

Shadow and Bone

This is the Shadow and Bone episode you have been waiting for! This episode does contain spoilers, but it is one you don’t want to miss! Join staff members, Fahra and Jasmin as they talk about the television adaptation of Shadow and Bone and the other books in the Grishaverse. Stay tuned until the end […]

Book Talk Bakersfield with Job Fest

Join staff members, Fahra and Jasmin chat with Frank and Josh from Job Fest. Find out what services they offer and how the library uses brainfuse to help with job seeking. Check out what they all are reading, watching, and listening to this week.

One Of Us Passed Our Reading Goal!

Join staff members, Fahra and Jasmin up date you on their reading goals and find out who has already passed their goal. Check out what they have been reading, watching, and listening to this week.

Employer’s Training Resource and Workforce Opportunities

Join library staff member Fahra talk with Jeremy from Employer’s Training Resource about all the workforce opportunities that are available for job seekers. Don’t forget to check out what they have been reading, watching, and listening to this week.

In the Stacks!

Join staff members, Fahra and Jasmin in the stacks talk about some advance reader copies and new books that just came in. Don’t forget to add these books to your TBR because you know Fahra and Jasmin will be doing the same!

The bookmobile will not be in service on Tuesday, October 19th and Tuesday, October 26th through Thursday, October 28th. We apologize for this inconvenience.
The Library is now at full capacity at 13 branches. Stop by our library locations during our open hours!
Our eLibrary is open 24/7! Get your reads ANYtime when you get them online; all you need is your FREE Kern County Library card!
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