Jun 20, 2016
National Pollinator Week is a time to celebrate pollinators and spread the word about what we can do to protect them.Did you know that one in every three bites of food we eat, from vegetables and...
Summer Reading
Jun 6, 2016
Summer Reading lists are popping up in the media, including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Harper’s Bazaar, Amazon and Barnes and Noble BuzzFeed.  Below are some of the...
Jun 27, 2016
This installment: the history and legacy of autism (nf); cooking yourself out of a bad mood (nf);a black girl, a horse, and a collision course (f); short stories by Colum McCann (f); fierce, cartoon...
Jun 20, 2016
This installment: an exploration of Good Samaritans in action (nf); short stories set in Leningrad, Chechnya and beyond (f); the latest Pushcart (nf); swimming, HIV and teenage angst (f); a...
Jun 13, 2016
This installment:  self-fiction--brilliant! (f); an intelligent romp through high finance (f) ;a very dark novel (f); the psychological effects of test-tube conception (f); a stirring but...
Jun 6, 2016
This installment: a melancholy, thoughtful Scandinavian mystery (f); lesbians in Nigeria (f-CD); strange happenings on the Golden Gate Bridge and beyond (f); visionary surrealism in graphic form (f...
Painting Exhibit by Bob Cutten
Jun 4, 2016
Bob Cutten's paintings will be on display for the month of June at the Fairfax Library. There will be a reception for the artist on Wednesday, June 29th from 6PM to 8PM.
May 31, 2016
This installment: a popular French-Canadian mystery (f); a mystery amid East Coast ultra-orthodox Jews (f); a wine country family drama (f); brutal, fascinating doings in Georgia (f); a family drama...
May 23, 2016
This installment: Ancient Japan and contemporary San Diego (f); graphic novel tracing migration from Canada to Mexico (f);retracing a doomed Antarctic exploration (nf); a memoir of growing up in a...
May 16, 2016
This installment: Inside dope on hospitals (nf); first two Murakami stories (f); from Cuba to Miami (f); from Florida to Oklahoma (f); an amazing graphic novel; and expat life in Brazil  (nf)....