Summer reading for all ages is in full swing, but some of you may feel the siren song of the big or little screen as you ease into the season!
Here’s a summer’s worth of movies or tv shows and their book counterparts to meet all your escapist needs…use the links to find movie trailers and reviews, courtesy of IMDB, and the book links to reserve a copy in our catalog! Enjoy!
So…I made it to the movies this weekend! Inspired by what I saw, I realized it had been some time since I posted about book adaptations for the big screen.
Continue reading Page to Screen this Spring
Don’t you love it when a friend recommends a book? I love to explore books through friends, because they rarely steer me wrong!
We are friendly librarians, and as such, we have an assortment of interesting, entertaining and intriguing books for you to try. Have at it – read on for the details of these and other staff recommendations. Continue reading Friends Tell Friends About Great Books
As I added some items to the lobby new nonfiction shelves this week, I spotted an eclectic grouping of books featuring musicians or music, and discovered some great new music cds upstairs…. Continue reading Music, in the Air and on the Page
Science Books for Non-Scientists
“We are part of this universe; we are in this universe.”
Neil DeGrasse Tyson, astrophysicist and author of Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic Quandries.
Science books for the non-scientists among us help us experience the wonder of life through fascination, entertainment, and humor. A big thanks to Kerry McHugh at Shelf Awareness for her thoughts and book selections on this important subject!
Continue reading So You Say You’re Not a Scientist?