Book Reviews

Semiosis by Sue Burke

Part Planet of the Apes, part 2001: A Space Odyssey; “Semiosis”,…

Evvie Drake Starts Over by Linda Holmes

Librarian Seeks Book - Needed quick! Great book to read.  Looking…

Mildly Spooky Missouri

Haunted Graveyards of the Ozarks by David E. Harkins Missouri’s…

THEY CALL ME GUERO by David Bowles/DANCING HANDS by Margarita Engle

Twelve-year-old Guero (a lifelong nickname referring to his pale…

Short Attention Span? Try These Short Stories, Films

I’m sure most people have been in a situation where someone…

The Consultant by Tj O'Connor

Tj O’Connor is a former government anti-terrorism agent. He…
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Wilder Girls by Rory Power

Being a teenage girl is rough. Being a teenage girl trapped on…

Dog Man by Dav Pilkey (and other graphic novels)

One of my favorite things about being a librarian is that I get…

A Pair of Infographic Eye Candies

Biographic Austen by Sophie Collins Seeing Science: An Illustrated…

MEET YASMIN by Saadia Faruqi & Bilal Cooks Daal by Aisha Saeed

Youth activist Marley Dias was inspired to begin her #1000BlackGirlBooks…

Anthony Bourdain Remembered

Anthony Bourdain was important to a lot of people. There is no…

"Stonewall: A building, an uprising, a revolution," by Rob Sanders and Jamey Christoph

Fifty years ago, in the summer of 1969, many significant events…

A Non-Fiction Variety Pack

                                The…
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Song for the Unraveling of the World by Brian Evenson

Reading slumps aren’t uncommon. Lately, I’ve been starting…