Library Life Episode 193

Library Life: September 2017

This episode of Library Life includes:

  • A front row seat to the eclectic event Jammin’ in the Stacks featuring the Alfonso Ponticelli trio.
  • An interview with seasoned traveler Ralph Danielson about his program, Incomparable Paris.
  • An interactive cultural learning experience during the 11th Annual Sister Cities Family French Festival.
  • Youth Services Best Book Recommendations: The Jumbies, by Tracy Baptiste. Other books featuring monsters: The Night Gardener, by Jonathan Auxier; Serafina and the Black Cloak, by Robert Beatty; The Dark Pond, by Joseph Bruchac; The Sasquatch Escape, by Suzanne Selfors; and Jellaby: The Lost Monster, by Kean Soo.
  • Adult Services Staff Recommendations include books featuring transcendental meditation: Free Spirit, by Joshua Safran; Running with Scissors, by Augusten Burroughs; The Tale of Love and Darkness, by Amos Oz; A Girl Named Zippy, by Haven Kimmel; and Transcendence by Norman E. Rosenthal MD. Best Book Pick within this theme: Greetings from Utopia Park, by Claire Hoffman.
  • A play-by-play introduction to Fantasy Football: Playing to Win.
  • Patron Interview: What is your favorite football team and why?