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

Film Club: Glassland

August 29, 2016|0 Comments

In the film Glassland, there is much that is painfully and hopelessly clear as John, a young man in his early 20’s, tries to save [...]

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Teens can get Zeroboxer book and see author Fonda Lee

August 18, 2016|0 Comments

Get a free copy of Zeroboxer this September while supplies last. We are giving away free copies of Zeroboxer in September to 20 local teens.  [...]

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It’s a Weird, Wild, (and Gross!) World

August 15, 2016|0 Comments

Masters of Disguise, Zombie Makers, and When Lunch Fights Back by Rebecca Johnson are full of “WOW!” moments. A bug that builds a corpse pyramid of ants on its back as olfactory camouflage! A chick that mimics the wriggle of a poisonous caterpillar until it gets the all clear from mom!

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COSMOS: The Infographic Book of Space

August 8, 2016|0 Comments

Dig science? Like space? Admire clean graphic design? Enjoy pithy infographics that nutshellize complex concepts? Well, do we have the book for you! COSMOS: The Infographic [...]

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Inspiring Vegetarian Cookbooks

August 2, 2016|1 Comment

Whether you're a vegetarian looking for the next best cookbook, or just want to spice up your meals with something new, here are some great [...]

Superhero Shows for Everyone: DC

July 28, 2016|0 Comments

Spring and Summer movie options are quite superhero-heavy this year, and with the awesome work being done on hero-centric TV shows, the super-hype is super [...]

Film Club: Theeb

July 25, 2016|0 Comments

Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film, Theeb had the dual distinction of being the first Academy Award nomination for Jordan. Designed to mirror an American [...]

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The Perfect Summer Read

July 20, 2016|0 Comments

I’m not into “beach reads” or “summer reads.” The seasons have very little influence when it comes to choosing the novel I’ll read next. Furthermore, [...]