Category Archives: Readers’ Advisory

More #Q&Ink

Tattoos have unique meaning to each individual. A person chooses their ink based on a personal connection. Throughout the month of September, SLPL would like to provide patrons with inspiring readings related to their art. Send a photo of your … Continue reading

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Conflict in Fiction: Try All Three Tasty Flavors!

http://incidentalcomics.tumblr.com/post/86501257213/conflict-in-literature Some more or less recent iterations, for your reading pleasure: CLASSICAL Man vs. Nature: Annie Proulx’s Barkskins Man vs. Man: Angela Carter’s The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories Man vs. God(/Fate): Alan Dean Foster’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens MODERN Man vs. … Continue reading

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Feeling out of whack?

http://thefeministpress.tumblr.com/post/149854346435/penguinrandomhouse-what-to-read-when-mercury-is We’ve got what you need: check the catalog!

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Q & Ink

Tattoos have unique meaning to each individual. A person chooses their ink based on a personal connection. Throughout the month of September, SLPL would like to provide patrons with inspiring readings related to their art. Send a photo of your … Continue reading

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TSTL-Free Romance Reads

Some smart reads for romance fans: http://bookriot.tumblr.com/post/149439145150/few-things-will-put-me-off-quicker-than-a-too See what we have by these authors in the catalog: Alisha Rai Roni Loren Emily Foster (Nagoski) Delphine Dryden Thanks, Book Riot!

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A Black Lives Matter Reading List

http://bookriot.tumblr.com/post/147409675402/books-are-one-of-the-best-tools-we-have-to-see-the See what we might have in the catalog.

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There’s plenty of summer left!

There’s still plenty of summer left (I mean, we’ve got all of August to look forward to)! To me, summer reading means an extension of the general laid-back feeling that accompanies warmer weather. Books that you can take on vacation … Continue reading

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More Summer Recs

And by “recs” I mean both “recommendations” and “recreations.” Strand Books presents: http://strandbooks.tumblr.com/post/146606352333/the-ultimate-summer-reading-flowchart Track down your pick(s) in the catalog! And remember, we’re nearing the end of Pageturners’ third and final month — you’ve got until July 30th to log those summertime reads and claim … Continue reading

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FLOTUS’ Advisory

A quick little precursor to the impending release of new Gilmore Girls episodes on Netflix: Just a couple of girls talking about books… (👻: michelleobama)https://t.co/CS48LB9fk7 — Gilmore Girls (@GilmoreGirls) June 25, 2016 Rory’s got some real readers’ advisory enthusiasm — … Continue reading

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Unexpected Books by Old Favorites

Did you ever discover a book by one of your favorite authors that you didn’t expect? Maybe you’ve known an author as someone who has written some of your favorite children’s books, and then discover they wrote . . . … Continue reading

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