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Staff Pick of the Week: The Fairy Godmother by Mercedes Lackey

  This week’s staff pick kicks off a loose series (meaning that they all occupy the same world but aren’t about the same characters), so you don’t have to read them in order.  The Fairy Godmother looks into what happens when fairy tales go wrong, and how you can change your […]


Staff Pick of the Week: The Marlowe Papers by Ros Barber

This is an easily readable novel in verse, and the staffer who read this absolutely loved this version of the Shakespeare authorship question and wishes it were true. “On May 30th, 1593, a celebrated young playwright was killed in a tavern brawl in London. That, at least, was the official […]


It’s National Reading Month!

It’s National Reading Month!  Even though Winter Reading ends today, we want to encourage you to keep reading, especially since spring officially starts tomorrow (despite the snow)!  If you haven’t started our Read Harder Challenge, it’s a great time to start (find flyers at Circulation and Reference). Don’t know where […]


Staff Pick of the Week: Terry Pratchett

You may or may not have heard that author Terry Pratchett died this past Thursday at the age of 66.  A wonderfully imaginative author, he is best known for his Discworld novels.  We recommend one of his books as this week’s Staff Pick.  A couple staff favorites are Small Gods […]


Ebook Open House March 16, 1:30-2:30pm and March 23, 7-8:30 PM

  Have you noticed a change with our ebook program?  You can check out our ebook page for support information, and/or you can come to our EBook Open Houses on Monday, March 16, from 1:30-2:30 pm and  Monday, March 23, from 7:00 – 8:30 PM in the Community Room.  We advise registering beforehand.  Please bring […]