Recommendations from our staff on everything from A to Zed, with suggestions on your next great read, listen or movie to watch.

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Board Games Bring the Outdoors In!

July 6, 2015|0 Comments

The summer is a great time for outdoor activities, but sometimes the weather has other ideas. Beat the heat or brighten up a rainy day […]

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Film club pick: Traitors

June 22, 2015|0 Comments

Our film club selection on June 24th at 6:30 PM is Traitors, directed by Sean Gullette.  Malika (Chaimae Ben Acha) leads an all-female punk rock band in […]

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Roll the Dice! Games in Fiction

June 6, 2015|0 Comments

We love games here at Cedar Mill, whether we’re playing or reading about playing. Get inspired for your next game night here at the library with these titles that […]

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Audiobook Narrators

June 5, 2015|0 Comments

Looking for a great audio book narrator? Whether they are teamed up or working individually Kate Reading and Michael Kramer give phenomenal performances. They create […]

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American Cornball: musings on the history of funny

May 21, 2015|0 Comments

The hilarious comedy of the past can often be difficult for a twenty-first century sensibility to parse. Comedy archeologist Christopher Miller addresses this pressing "research-ological" gap in his new book, as reviewed by Patrick.

Film Club: The Auction

May 21, 2015|Comments Off on Film Club: The Auction

Filmed on location on a sheep farm in rural Quebec, The Auction is an atmospheric film that echoes the stories of King Lear and Balzac’s […]

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A Delicious Read

May 9, 2015|0 Comments

Have you ever read a book that’s made you hungry, even when you’re not? I recently finished reading Delicious, by Ruth Reichl and found myself […]

This Year’s Printz Winner is Awesome!

May 9, 2015|0 Comments

Jandy Smith’s second novel for teens, I’ll Give You the Sun, won the 2015 Printz Award for quality teen literature back in February. This book […]