Author: Shawn Walsh

Friends of the Library

November 14, 2018 |
The Friends of the Library provide needed support to the library by helping at special events, book sales, the Summer Reading program, the purchase of needed equipment, and more.  WE’D LIKE YOU FOR A FRIEND!!! Annual Keep Reading »

What do you get when you mix Kurosawa’s samurai films & anthropomorphic animals?

December 5, 2017 |
You get Stan Sakai’s legendary anthropomorphic rabbit character, Usagi Yojimbo (兎用心棒 Usagi Yōjinbō, literally Japanese for “rabbit bodyguard”). Based upon the real life legendary 17th century samurai, Miyamoto Musashi, this deliciously rambling and expansive period fantasy Keep Reading »

The Art of Hand Stitching

November 30, 2017 |
Natalie Chanin, founder and creative director of the  fashion and lifestyle company Alabama Chanin,  is an American fashion designer from Florence, Alabama.  She is part of the “zero-waste” fashion movement. Her design company uses 100% organic cotton jersey fabric and recycled material in Keep Reading »

Tired of the Same Old Fantasy Role Playing Games?

November 24, 2017 |
Take your game night to 2nd century China, 5th century Scandinavia, and feudal Japan with Qin, Yggdrasill, & Legend of the Five Rings Roleplaying Games. Qin: The Warring States Qin is set in Ancient China, Keep Reading »

Help Stephanie Plum choose a guy!

November 8, 2017 |
The newest Stephanie Plum adventure, Hardcore Twenty-Four,  is due out November 14! Will she finally choose a guy?? Click below to tell us… Who should Stephanie Plum marry?  Watch for results on the Library’s Facebook Keep Reading »

If you like “Firefly”, then you might enjoy East of West.

November 2, 2017 |
East Of West by Jonathan Hickman East of West is a genre bending, character-driven story set in Sci-Fi western dystopian America where the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse roam the Earth signaling the End Times Keep Reading »

Everyday Watercolor

October 19, 2017 |
“Ah, watercolor.  Its beautiful luminous quality is pure delight.  Watercolor is wildly uncontrollable and at the same time containable. ”  ~  Jenna Rainey This beautifully illustrated watercolor-a-day book is perfect for beginning watercolor artists and Keep Reading »

Technology, For Better or for Worse…

October 16, 2017 |
It’s the best of times and the worst of times, the age of wisdom and the age of foolishness, to paraphrase the Dicken’s classic. Every day we’re on the verge of bigger technological advances, but Keep Reading »

An asteroid impacts Earth, forever changing life on our planet. Only the object wasn’t an asteroid…

October 13, 2017 |
The Domain Trilogy by  Steve Alten Archaeologist Julius Gabriel devoted his life to studying the Mayan calendar, a 2500-year-old enigma that predicts the end of humanity. But when Julius dies before solving the prophecy, only one person Keep Reading »

Alias Grace: Did she do it or didn’t she?

September 25, 2017 |
Did she do it or didn’t she?  It’s 1843, and Grace Marks has been convicted for her involvement in the vicious murders of her employer and his housekeeper and mistress. Some believe Grace is innocent; others Keep Reading »