Aug 25, 2014
This installment: Mommy Dearest squared; McDermott’s latest; death center stage; a novel based on the Amanda Knox case; a CD from Levithan—gay teens theme; and linked stories from...
Aug 18, 2014
This installment: a messy college romance; a multilayered Quebec mystery; a fictional take on a local serial killer; messy progressive boarding school sex; a tale of psychological manipulation; and...
Aug 4, 2014
Note: If you missed my show in Fairfax (My 100 Dresses and What's Underneath Them) I'm doing it one more time at the Bolinas Library tomorrow night, 8/4 at 7 pm.This installment: an odd...
Jul 28, 2014
This installment: mystical Jewish teachings  tangle with a contemporary abduction; a murder in the Midwest circa 1931; short stories from Britain;  short stories based in Hawaii; a bird-...
Jul 21, 2014
Reminder: come this Thurs. to the Fairfax Library where I’ll be telling Animal Tales at 7 p.m.This installment: a clutch of novels-- creepiness in Australia; the perils of lodgers; short...
Enki Electronic Books
Jul 20, 2014
Have you discovered Enki eBooks yet?  Discover a new author you’ve never heard of before!  Search through over 18,000 fiction and non-fiction titles for children, teens, and adults!...
True Story:  Bestseller Audiobooks are free from the library
Jul 15, 2014
OverDrive and OneClick Digital both offer free downloadable audiobooks.Borrow one and listen on your smartphone.Start Here:  http://marinlibrary.org/books-movies-and-more/downloads
Jul 14, 2014
First this alert:   I'll be telling Animal Tales at the Fairfax Library on Thurs. 7/24 at 7 p.m.--some folktales, some personal stories of critters who've entered my life. ...
New Books, Book News and Book Clubs: Where Do I Start?
Jul 13, 2014
Marin County Free Library offers some great tools to patrons for discovering new books.  With New Book Alerts, you can find out what the latest purchased items are at the library.  Book...
Jul 7, 2014
This installment: an abducted girl thriller; a fine older memoir; a sad multi-layered book set in New England; a yeasty novel of family dysfunction; Binchy’s last, comforting novel; a tale...