Blogs: Adult Nonfiction

  • Read it Before You See it!Wild cover

    Posted by: Anonymous on Monday, August 18, 2014 - 12:18 PM | Comments: 0
  • Meta Critics

    Reading reviews of the documentary Life Itself on Metacritic.com is, well, indeed a “meta” experience. The reviews are about a movie about someone who wrote movie reviews.
    Posted by: Sarah Kishler on Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 12:09 PM | Comments: 0
  • Fun and Funny AudiobooksBossypants cover

    Like many others in the Bay Area, I have a lengthy commute every day. When I get tired of listening to top forty radio, the news on NPR, or whatever CDs I have lying around my car I love listening to audiobooks. SJPL has a great collection of audiobooks for you to enjoy. Below are some humorous choices for your drive home.
    Posted by: Amelia Vander Heide on Monday, January 27, 2014 - 4:01 PM | Comments: 0
  • Books about Adventurous LivesDavid Crockett cover

    I always thought that Casanova was a legendary, if not mythical, figure -- a one-dimensional Don Juan who seduced women and did little else. I found out recently I was wrong. Casanova was an historical person. He wrote a book about his adventures, and those adventures go considerably beyond a series of romantic conquests. To find out for yourself, check out our translation of Casanova’s History of My Life, as well as these other stories about adventurous lives.
    Posted by: Anonymous on Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 2:50 PM | Comments: 0
  • Books to Help Raise Responsible ChildrenPositive Discipline for Preschoolers

     Are you a parent interested in raising emotionally and financially responsible children? Then check out the titles below.
    Posted by: Amanda Dos Santos on Saturday, December 14, 2013 - 2:57 PM | Comments: 0