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Dec 2, 2011
 Have you ever noticed the towers of empty bins behind the circulation desk at your library? Those bins contain each branch's daily delivery of new and popular materials. Check out this...
Dec 2, 2011
 Library Journal just released their Best Books of 2011 Lists. Included were their recommendations for the best Street Lit.  Click on the pictures below to find them in the library's...
Nov 28, 2011
From a staff member at the Civic Center Library:  I'm currently listening to Tina Fey's Bossypants and just loving it.  I'm laughing and learning.  She is funny,...
Nov 18, 2011
Mystery lovers will soon have a new way to enjoy the genre--  the cable channel TNT is launching Mystery Movie Night, which will feature original full-length movies based on best-selling...
Nov 17, 2011
I just finished reading Bonobo Handshake: a memoir of love and adventure in the Congo, by Vanessa Woods.  I thoroughly enjoyed it.  It's reminiscent of books by Dian Fossey and...
Nov 16, 2011
Two fairly new books that I have read recently stand out. Both are historical fiction.Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine Brooks (May, 2011): This compelling story is based on fact. Caleb was the...
Nov 14, 2011
 Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon.   Originally written in Spanish, this richly imaginative tale takes place in Barcelona during the rule of the dictator Franco. Love interests,...
Nov 9, 2011
The Marin County Free Library staff members share a love of reading.  Our reading tastes range across all genres, from biography to graphic novels.  We read (and listen)  in all...
Nov 6, 2011
Welcome to our new web site!  We hope you like the new design and will let us know what you think.   Books, Movies and More is the place where we'll share what we're reading, what...
Nov 6, 2011
This may be your lucky day!  Just arrived at the library is a new collection of popular, in-demand books, which will include additional copies of best-sellers and titles with waiting lists....