Dec 31, 2014
Will this be the year you do something new and exciting?  Here are a few books to get you started:
Dec 29, 2014
This installment: a creepy contemporary classic; short stories about screwed up folks; reportage in fictional form with Nigerian setting; grutty crime fiction from Scotland; a weird coming of age in...
Dec 22, 2014
A fantastic list from the New York Public Library!  Check out the amazing array of books for kids of all ages:http://childrens100.nypl.org/2014/?hspace=239028/#/_Here are a few of the titles...
Dec 22, 2014
This installment: ; stripped down despair worthy of Carver; the brutal world of ballet (fictional but…); a charming literary romance; WWII, atmospheric and dreamlike; smart silliness and...
Dec 15, 2014
This installment:  the newest Julia Glass; creepy, funny short stories; SF noir; a cozy romance featuring vintage clothing; and a New England epic on CD.   And the Dark Sacred Night...
Dec 8, 2014
This installment: marriage, murder and therapy-- a heady brew; a charming pointillistic novel; peering through windows of NYC high rises; a photo journal of new fatherhood; a rich Oklahoma family...
Photo by Frank Gundry
Dec 7, 2014
  This month we are delighted to have on display a solo show by talented photographer Frank Gundry. Included are his stellar portraits, stunning travel photos and contemplative nature...
Dec 3, 2014
At the Marin City Library we recently received a mysterious box. Hmmm... What could it be? Clearly, Etienne Douglas, our Webstar Coordinator is very happy about our new item. Be on the lookout for...
Dec 1, 2014
This installment:  a NYC literary memoir; a novel that reads like a memoir; Ukraine in the ‘80s—an older  popular mystery of special interest these days; LA standup comedy on...
Nov 24, 2014
This installment: a backwoods Greek tragedy; history meets magical realism via Alice Hoffman; a peculiarly charming Dutch novel about alcoholics; two popular DVDs; and faith in the streets, non-...