Blogs: Adult Nonfiction

  • March 2018: Top 10 Adult Fiction and Non-Fiction CheckoutsBook Cover For Fifty Fifty

    It's that time again for the monthly check on what the community's reading! Here's a selection from the top titles for March. Here are the previous lists for January and February. Enjoy!
    Posted by: John Muller on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 2:09 PM | Comments: 0
  • D.I.Y.: Succulents8 succulents on a white tray

    Shopping for Containers For the last few months, I’ve been seeing in the garden section of stores a variety of containers with a mixture of succulents and cacti. My shopaholic brain wants one.
    Posted by: Monique Mcclellan on Saturday, March 31, 2018 - 5:50 PM | Comments: 1
  • Stephen Hawking in a NutshellCover of Stephen Hawking's A Brief History of Time

    A Brief History of Stephen Hawking Brilliant astrophysicist Stephen Hawking passed away on Pi Day, March 14, 2018 in Cambridge, United Kingdom at the age 76. Stephen Hawking was a groundbreaking cosmologist who published incredible research for over 50 years, developing theories, critiques, and arguments about concepts such as black holes, the Big Bang, and quantum mechanics. Stephen Hawking not only published a massive body of work, he also permeated our mainstream with cameos in famous sci-fi and comedy shows, movies, and music.
    Posted by: Megan Hicks on Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 6:55 PM | Comments: 8
  • February 2018: Top 10 Adult Fiction and Non-Fiction CheckoutsBook Cover for Goodbye Vitamin

    It's that time again for the monthly check on what the community's reading! Here's a selection from the top titles for February. Here are the previous lists for December and January. Enjoy!
    Posted by: John Muller on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 11:04 AM | Comments: 0
  • Commanders in Grief! A Presidents' Day RetrospectiveImage of American flag waving in wind

    Presidents' Day? What is Presidents' Day anyway? Who exactly are we supposed to be celebrating? Washington? Lincoln? Anyone else? At a federal level, the holiday is Washington’s Birthday. The name “Presidents’ Day” is the result of individual states asserting their own preferences as well as advertisers popularizing their version of the holiday as an excuse to sell sundry items, notably mattresses.
    Posted by: Shane Curtin on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 2:15 PM | Comments: 1