Thank you to every one who planned and attended our Louise Penny tea. Meat pies, croissants and conversation were enjoyed by all. Rosa was able to attend but was thankfully quiet.
Even on the radio, Masha’s library connection comes through. Listen to her calling in to “A Way with Words” do discuss her families use of “ilk”.
Dorothy’s List for 2018 – 2019
Abdul-Jabbar & Obstfeld– Becoming Kareem: Growing Up On And Off The Court
Bartok– The Wonderling
Bowling– Insignificant Events In The Life Of A Cactus
Bunker– Felix Yz
Cartaya– The Epic Fail Of Arturo Zamora
Cheng– See You In The Cosmos
Dee– Halfway Normal
Emerson– Last Day On Mars
Glaser– The Vanderbeekers Of 141St Street
Gratz– Ban This Book
Harris– I’m Just No Good At Rhyming And Other Nonsense For Mischievous …
Reviews by the Adult Services Librarian – Laksamee Putnam
The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington by Brad Meltzer
In 1776, an elite group of soldiers were handpicked to serve as George Washington’s bodyguards. Washington trusted them; relied on them. But unbeknownst to Washington, some of them were part of a treasonous plan.
The Truths We Hold: An American Journey by Kamala Harris
A biography of Senator Kamala Harris, a daughter of immigrants, raised in California, …
Reviews by the Youth Services Librarian – Rachel Plant
Sea Bear: A Journey for Survival By Lindsay Moore
The plight of the Polar Bear is told through gorgeously illustrated using watercolor and inks. Lindsay Moore is both the author and the illustrator. Climate change has distinctly impacted the patterns and behavior of the Polar Bear. The extended summer temperatures have increased the distance between the ice floes and decreased resting spots for the bear as he hunts and swims amazing d…