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Girl Rising by Tanya Lee Stone

February 23, 2017 |
Booklist Reviews 2017 February #1 *Starred Review* Much more than a companion volume to the 2013 semidocumentary of the same title, which portrayed nine girls around the globe overcoming daunting barriers to obtain an education, Keep Reading »
Shawn Walsh

Build a Kingdom, examine it with a Microscope, and avoid a Fiasco!

February 20, 2017 |
Looking for something different than the traditional fantasy table top role playing games? These non-traditional table top role playing games rely more on the players and their skills to roleplay and improve. Take Kingdom Kingdoms Keep Reading »
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The Kingkiller Chronicle

February 16, 2017 |
This is the story in three parts. In the first part, The Name of the Wind, we meet Kvothe and he’s that guy. He can do it all. Whether it be song, magic, or even Keep Reading »
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The March Trilogy

February 2, 2017 |
With the third book in the series receiving a National Book Award in November and February being African American History Month, it is a great time to read the complete March trilogy. Read these deeply Keep Reading »
Shawn Walsh

Take your game night to the end of the world as you know it!

January 25, 2017 |
Looking for something different than the traditional fantasy table top role playing games? It’s the end of the world as you know it, and you’ll feel fine playing these “end of the world” post-apocalyptic table Keep Reading »
Nancy

The White Queen Lives!

January 23, 2017 |
Fans of The White Queen and others in Philipa Gregory’s Cousins series may be excited to hear it is returning to television in 2017 with a new series on STARZ. It’s a sequel to the previously made Keep Reading »
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Snowden

January 5, 2017 |
As many as 1.4 million citizens with security clearance saw the documents revealed by Edward Snowden. Why did he, and no one else, decide to step forward and take on the risks associated with becoming Keep Reading »
Nancy

Peter Swanson guarantees a few more winter chills!

December 27, 2016 |
For fans of Gillian Flynn, Paula Hawkins and James M. Cain, a psychological thriller you should “block out time to read in a single sitting, preferably in the daylight.” (Library Journal) The author of the Keep Reading »
Shawn Walsh

Take your game night to the stars and beyond!

December 20, 2016 |
Looking for something different from the traditional fantasy tabletop role-playing games?  Try one of these unique games and get out of your rut and take game night to the stars and beyond with these sci-fi Keep Reading »
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Books Are the Best Gifts, Young Adult Edition

December 8, 2016 |
One of my favorite gifts to both give and receive is books. If you are looking to share your love of books with a young adult this season, these are some books you might want Keep Reading »

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