Blogs: Adult Nonfiction

  • eSpotlight - 2018: New Year, New You!#RightToLibrary hashtag with icons of people improving themselves

    This New Year, exercise your #RightToLibrary with some eResource that can help you achieve your goals or create new ones. It's all free with your San José Public Library card.
    Posted by: Jacqueline Danziger on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 - 8:00 AM | Comments: 0
  • Cooking Gone Awry: Box Cake MixSour Marble Cake dusted with powder surgar

    How can anyone mess up a yellow cake made from a box mix? Find out in this month's Cooking Gone Awry.
    Posted by: Monique Mcclellan on Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 2:15 PM | Comments: 3
  • Sit, Knit and Listen - Knitting Patterns for Your AudiobooksKnitting Nature, book cover

    For most of my adulthood, I would either knit or read. When I'm working on a project, I don't read until I've weaved in all my loose stitches. When I'm reading, I don't knit anything, although I will amass a small collection of patterns and yarns that usually end up collecting dust in a corner of my closet. I'm pretty sure buying craft supplies and using craft supplies are two separate hobbies. Although it took me far longer than I'd like to admit, I think I figured out the solution to fix this imbalance between my two favorite wintertime hobbies. Audiobooks What are more portable than books? Audiobooks
    Posted by: Nari Ferderer on Monday, December 11, 2017 - 9:00 AM | Comments: 0
  • eSpotlight - Winter KnitsBasket with balls of yarn next to a blanket. A tortoiseshell cat sits nearby.

    Winter is coming! Time to knit!  Whether you're a seasoned knitter or you're beginning your first project, we have something for you.
    Posted by: Stacy Tomaszewski on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 8:28 AM | Comments: 0
  • Remembering David CassidyBook cover image for "Could It Be Forever?: My Story" by David Cassidy

    Recommended titles in honor of the life of singer and actor David Cassidy who died November 21, 2017.
    Posted by: Jessica Chung on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 7:00 PM | Comments: 2