Civic Center Library will be closed for upgrades Apr 16-30. Reopening tentatively set for May 1. More details.

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;...
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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...
This installment:  a cd of a popular travel novel; Winterson’s fascinating memoir; a screwed up kids’ school; wizardry in the techno world; and a wild ride through the West. ...
This installment: a cataclysmic coming of age memoir; more disappearing girls; Frazier’s laugh-a-minute spoof; Munro’s latest magnificent short stories, a novel set in Rwanda; and a...
This installment: a very old favorite by Theroux on CD; a profound Iranian DVD; short funny essays about folly; a teenager in New York dealing with a gay dad; and a novel in which chess and a bad...
This installment: two fantasy books in a young adult series; a novel that straddles SF and romance genres; the second in the Millett trilogy; and a CD of an old Hispanic favorite .    ...
This installment: wiggy wisdom from Ram Dass, in the ear; an intense French novel; another dark Scandinavian mystery; and Millet's dream-like novel.        Ram Dass...
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Looking for a way to beat the summer heat?  Have some fun and make your own ice cream.  The Marin County Free Library  has a variety of materials to help you get started.  Try...
President Obama awarded Fairfax's Kay Ryan the National Humanities Medal and San Anselmo's George Lucas the National Medal of Arts in ceremonies at the White House on Wednesday. The Marin IJ...
This installment: Russo’s memoir; life and death entwined in a novel; short stories by the author of Room; and new poetry by Sharon Olds.       Elsewhere by Richard...