Libraries battle bed bugs in books | San Francisco (CA) Gate | CALS in the News |

The vampire in the teen romance your daughter checked out from the library is fictional but there could be a bloodsucker lurking in the book's binding that isn't make believe. A bed bug was spotted in a Las Vegas-Clark County Library District bin two weeks ago in the service center where 18,000 library items are sorted daily, said Karen Bramwell-Thomas, the district's public relations manager.