Mar 16, 2015
This installment: immigrants from Latin America to the USA (f); a murder in Hasidic Brooklyn (f); divorce, anatomized (f); seat-of-the-pants creepiness (f); a personal redefinition (nf); and a...
Neshama
Mar 9, 2015
This installment: 9 days of terror in Haiti (f); a demented state leads to two realities (f); a dentist assailed by identity theft (f); brilliant work by Lydia Davis (f); a holiday in Hades--...
At Night We Walk In Circles book cover
Mar 3, 2015
Marin County Free Library is excited to participate in One Book One Marin 2015, to read and discuss this year’s book selection, At Night We Walk in Circles by Daniel Alarcón, a...
Mar 2, 2015
This installment: the Holocaust revisited (f); a Scandinavian mystery (f); a tale of sexual cross-currents and revenge (f); building a tiny house (nf); Helen Kellers’ precursor (f); a memoir...
Neshama
Feb 23, 2015
This installment: a wild stew of essays on menopause (nf); the underside of adoption (f); an intense sensual odyssey (f); a graphic novel set in an Oakland diner (f); short stories about compelling...
Oscar
Feb 23, 2015
Oscar Winners & Nominees 2015 Best Motion Picture of the YearBirdman  WINNERAmerican Sniper (DVD release date: April)BoyhoodThe Grand Budapest HotelThe Imitation Game (DVD release date...
Playaway all-in-one audiobooks
Feb 17, 2015
Try our new Playaway all-in-one audiobooks!Now you don’t need a CD or MP3 player to listen to audiobooks. There’s nothing to download and you don’t need an internet connection,...
Neshama
Feb 17, 2015
This installment: a floundering family (f); a historical novel placed in a small Midwestern town (f); another about brutal Indian life (f); a “delicious” book on CD (f); a small Scottish...
Neshama
Feb 9, 2015
This installment: a wild Western artist (f on CD); a big Irish Catholic family saga (f); an atmospheric historical tale (f); a young sleuth (f); intriguing short stories (f); and sheep farming in...
Feb 2, 2015
 This installment: a melancholy classic from 1965 (f); an illustrated fairy tale (f); a blind heroine in WWII (f); a Summerhill-type school (f); family dysfunction in Scandinavia--what else? (f...