December 1, 2010
by cferree
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Database Update — Books and Authors

Looking for something to read over the holiday break? Then you might want to check our new database, Books and Authors. This database offers recommendations of classic, mainstream, genre fiction, and nonfiction titles covering a wide range of subjects for … Continue reading


January 29, 2010
by jkremer
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J.D. Salinger Remembered

Listen to NPR’s  “Author J.D. Salinger Remembered”  Reread Catcher in the Rye- call number PS3537.A426 C28  Also Franny and Zooey available at PS3537 .A426 F7 2001


January 27, 2009
by cferree
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John Updike 1932-2009

John Updike, Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winning author, died Tuesday from lung cancer at age 76. Updike authored more than 50 books, and was both praised for his stories about Post-WWII suburbia and criticized for his portrayal of … Continue reading