This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
In I/O code it's not a good idea to ignore exceptions. In both catch blocks you should at least print a warning, or -even better- the stack trace of the exception, or you'll never know that were was a problem.
Also, when posting code of any length, please UseCodeTags.