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Hottest Titles of 2016 or books you won’t have in when your patrons ask for them

So, it’s 2016: a new year with new books, new authors, and new trends to follow!  After reviewing Kirkus, Publishers Weekly, etc. here are (some) of the titles your patrons … Continue reading

January 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

My Review of The Grownup: A Story by the Author of Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

A messed up childhood with a toxic mother figure. A smart, worldly con artist who does some fortunetelling on the side. A mysterious, and possibly haunted, house. A distraught mother … Continue reading

December 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Ok, maybe that wasn’t so brief…

Sorry about the rather lengthy hiatus folks, I’ve been really swamped with work. However, due to this break from my blog, I’ve got a lot of reviews and news items … Continue reading

December 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

A brief hiatus

I know I haven’t posted anything in a while, but work has been fairly busy, so it may be a while before I post again.  That said, went i come … Continue reading

July 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

My Review of The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkin

Paula Hawkins’s debut fiction novel, Girl on the Train, is one of the best-selling thrillers of all time, staying on the New York Times best seller list for 13 consecutive weeks and has already been optioned for a movie by Dreamworks.

June 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Serving the Underserved or, If You Build it and They Can’t Come

Despite the fact that we’re no longer confined to our brick and mortar buildings, getting out into the community is just as important as ever, if not more so.

May 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

My Review of The Stranger by Harlan Coben

Harlan Coben has written a number of thrillers and is well known for his use of unresolved events intruding on the character’s present along with multiple plot twists, and his is newest novel, The Stranger, is no exception.

May 16, 2015 · Leave a comment