There will be a royal wedding on Saturday, May 19th! It seems like everybody is so excited for the wedding. Here in Pittsburgh, some event venues will open early to host a party to witness Harry and Meghan say “I Do” and share in this historical moment together. While we count down to the big day, here are some fun e-books, e-audiobooks and e-movies through Hoopla that you may enjoy. Hoopla created a special category, “Modern Royalty,” to help you get ready for the festivities.
Here is a sample of festive titles currently available through Hoopla;
Harry & Meghan: A Windsor Wedding
Featuring the complete first ever public interview of the couple together on 27th November 2017, it also features testimonials and interviews from the people who know them the best. Join us as we celebrate the engagement of Harry and Meghan.
William & Kate: A Royal Love Story
Awaiting the lavish royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton, this documentary focuses on their love story and the royal romance that is yet to come.
Prince Harry: Brother, Soldier, Son
This authoritative biography of Prince Harry is by noted royal family biographer Penny Junor, author of Prince William: The Man Who Will Be King and The Firm: The Troubled Life of the House of Windsor. Prince Harry, one of the most popular members of the British royal family, has had a colorful life. After losing his mother at age twelve, he spent his teenage years making questionable choices under intense international media scrutiny, becoming known for his mischievous grin, shock of red hair, and the occasional not-so-royal indiscretion. As he has grown, he has distinguished himself through military service, flying helicopters as a gunner for the Royal Air Force. He served in Afghanistan and continues to devote himself to his military career. He also follows in his mother’s footsteps with charity work; he is the founder of Sentebale, a charity to help orphans in Lesotho, and works with many other charitable organizations to help young people in society and to conserve natural resources. As he reaches his thirtieth birthday, Prince Harry is proving himself a prince of the people. With unprecedented access to the most important figures in his life, Penny Junor is able get the truth about who this mercurial and fascinating royal son really is. A modern biography of a modern prince, this book offers an insider’s look at the life of the man who is fourth in line to Britain’s throne.
To borrow items from Hoopla, visit our website and find E-Books and Media under the Collections drop button. Click on the E-Books and Media and you will be taken to E-Books and Media page. You can find Hoopla on the list; click on Hoopla and visit the Hoopla webpage. Find a title you would like to read or listen to and click on borrow. If you aren’t already signed up with Hoopla, registration is easy. All you need is your library card number and email address. If you have any questions or problems checking out any titles, please stop by the library and ask a librarian.