Library Life Episode 187

Library Life: March 2017

This episode of Library Life includes:

  • Mount Prospect Public Library Foundation Mini Golf fundraiser.
  • An interview with GCC Financial Vice President of Wealth Management, Eric Rosenbloom.
  • Night Off? Game On!
  • Adult Services Staff Recommendations include books featuring Dysfunctional Families: We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves, by Karen Joy Fowler; She’s Come Undone, by Wally Lamb; The Dinner, by Herman Koch; The Glass Castle, by Jeannette Walls; and Heartbroken, by Lisa Unger. Best Book Pick within this theme: The Nest, by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeny.
  • Youth Services Best Book Recommendations: The War that Saved My Life, by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley. Other emotional reads include: The Thing About Jellyfish, by Ali Benjamin; The Honest Truth, by Dan Gemeinhart; Lost in the Sun, by Lisa Graff; The Secret Hum of a Daisy, by Tracy Holozer; and Ways to Live Forever, by Sally Nichols.
  • Super Saturday: The Story of Kweku: The Kid Who Brought Musiki to His People.
  • Patron Interview: What is your favorite table top or board game and why?