Book Sketches

Let's Go Outside!

Mon, 04/19/2021 - 1:39pm -- SEgan
Now that the weather is nicer and more cooperative, the outdoors has never been more inviting.
Would you like to learn how to grow vegetables but don’t know where to begin? Need nature activities for curious young minds? Interested in a new camping or glamping adventure? Heading out to a picnic but struggling to find the right dish? Looking for outdoor activities such as races and relays? Do you have someone in your life in a wheelchair, mobility chair or even a stroller that would like to be able to go on a hike?

Calling All Armchair Sleuths!

Mon, 04/12/2021 - 9:16am -- SEgan

It's no mystery why the mystery genre is so popular. Who doesn’t enjoy trying to piece together the trail of clues to solve the case before the story ends? A mystery with a great hook will never disappoint the reader, and if there is a twist, especially one that comes out of nowhere, we are usually delighted.  Take a look at this latest selection of new mysteries and challenge yourself to become an armchair sleuth.

Popular Science Titles

Fri, 04/02/2021 - 10:22am -- SEgan

Popular science is an interpretation of science intended for a general audience. While science journalism focuses on recent scientific developments, popular science is more broad-ranging. These titles can open your mind to new worlds and areas of interest that you may have never thought of before.

Interested in more book recommendations? Check out our Staff Curated Book Lists.


The Midnight Library by Matt Haig

Fri, 03/12/2021 - 10:57am -- BHanley

The Midnight Library by Matt Haig is an enjoyable, feel-good and ultimately rewarding story with an important focus on mental health, personal identity, and relationships. Living in her hometown, Nora Seed is depressed but doesn’t know or understand it. She sees her life as a string of personal and professional failures. She’s made choices that have led to regrets and they eat at her daily.


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