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Jul 22, 2013
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 .    ...
Jul 15, 2013
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...
Picture of scoops of ice cream
Jul 13, 2013
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...
Jul 11, 2013
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...
Jul 8, 2013
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...
Jul 1, 2013
This installment: witches and vampires and daemons (oh my)!; new Leonard Cohen bio; Christopher Hitchen's brilliant swan song; and a very popular romantic fable.      A...
Jun 24, 2013
This installment: a memoir from a New Yorker insider; short stories by Sherman Alexie; a new take on old tales; and a novel about trying to create a sentient computer.    The...
Relish book Cover
Jun 18, 2013
This year's summer reading theme is "Reading is So Delicious," and one of the best new graphic novels to enjoy about food is Lucy Knisley's Relish. Knisley was born and raised...
Jun 17, 2013
Summer is a great time for reading and picnics.  The library has some fun recipes for picnics and barbecues. Try them and delight your family and friends.You can share your favorite summer...
Jun 17, 2013
This installment: a touching film about relationships; a blockbuster thriller; a novel about academic  pressure; and a Finnish mystery.    Beginners A touching film about...