The second season of the Emmy award-winning television series, The Handmaid’s Tale, is set to premiere April 25th. While Margaret Atwood wrote her dystopian novel over thirty years ago, the success of the program shows how relevant it still is today. If you find yourself wanting more, check out these other science fiction and dystopian novels! Continue reading If You Like The Handmaid’s Tale…
There’s been some pretty eclectic reading by our staff this month. Find all of these Staff Picks titles on the front page of the catalog, or select a category for a specific group.
Continue reading November Staff Picks
Translated from Hungarian to English for the New York Review Books Classics series, The Door is a literary heavyweight of the best kind.
Continue reading The Door by Magda Szabo
When I started working on women’s history about thirty years ago, the field did not exist. People didn’t think that women had a history worth knowing. Gerda Lerner, Women and History
Celebrate Women’s History! Read histories of women through the eyes of 17 strong women, in these enduring and moving memoirs. Continue reading Women’s History in Story Form
Celebrate women today! Join women worldwide to observe the accomplishments and the struggles of women. Visit the UN’s International Women’s Day site; it’s loaded with great resources. Continue reading Happy International Women’s Day