Maps
Oct 15, 2013
There's a new way to explore the rich literary history of our region:  the Chronicle's Bay Area Literary Map.  Let your fingers do the clicking through this new interactive,...
Oct 14, 2013
This installment: New Delhi surrealism; a psychological thriller set on Ibiza; Scandinavian melancholy from 9-year-old’s point of view; a lusty, brutal novel from China; haunting Sci-Fi/...
Oct 7, 2013
This installment: an unlikely love- and- death conjunction; a Canadian novel about a “queer bird”; a boomer “romance”; a graphic memoir about mania; a suspenseful novel that...
Sep 30, 2013
This installment: CD version of an old favorite; interlocking stories set in WWII (the theme just keeps coming up…); a prison bio I read before it became a hot new TV series; the best book of...
Sep 23, 2013
This installment: Scandinavian coming of age novel by Out Stealing Horses author; inside dope about the hospitality industry ;  a tough, brutal, funny novel; another Longmire mystery; a novel...
Sep 16, 2013
This installment: Pullman’s take on Grimm; Indians in the northwest circa 1899; a Canadian novel about a girl who sees auras; all the times the Thames froze, illustrated; and a CD of 100 poems...
Sep 9, 2013
This installment: expats in Trinidad; comic, homey memoir; stories placed in Jamaica; domestic English satire; chilling early mystery by Gillian Flynn; and a charming British mystery;  ...
Sep 3, 2013
This installment: an autistic girl finds self-expression; a charming but feckless guy wanders the West; a sweet, illustrated story about a missing cat; an obscure Terry Pratchett novel; a compendium...
Aug 26, 2013
This installment: an eccentric forges a zig-zag path to maturity; a reporter makes peace with his gay son; a Nice Jewish Boy becomes a Lovely Lady; a powerful sequel to Lowry’s The Giver;...
stack of books
Aug 21, 2013
Looking for a new book club? Come to the Corte Madera Library and give our book club a try.The Corte Madera Library Book Club meets on the second Thursday morning of the month at 10am, September...