Blogs: Adult Nonfiction

  • eSpotlight - We All Scream for Ice Cream! Celebrate National Ice Cream MonthImage of an ice cream sundae with sprinkles and a cherry on top served in a hot pink, cone-shaped cup.

    July is coming to a close, but there is still time to celebrate National Ice Cream Month! Actually, we think that any time is a good time to celebrate with ice cream. Do you want delicious recipes, but find that those thick cookbooks take up way too much room? Here are some yummy eBooks that you can check out from the library, and they won't take up any space on your shelves! These recipes look like fun and some are super easy to make. Bon Appétit!
    Posted by: Jacqueline Danziger on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 8:00 AM | Comments: 1
  • Cooking Gone Awry: Plum JamJars of plum jam

    Years ago, the plum tree in my mother’s backyard overproduced. These plums were small and sweet with purple skin and yellow pulp. I think they are used to make prunes. You could pop one in your mouth and I know it’s not lady like to say but spit out the pit. No matter how good they were after a while my family got sick of eating them.
    Posted by: Monique Mcclellan on Friday, July 21, 2017 - 5:10 PM | Comments: 2
  • Jane Austen 200 Years LaterJane Austen by Cassandra Austen 1804

    Posted by: Stacy Tomaszewski on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 5:56 AM | Comments: 0
  • eSpotlight: June is LGBT Pride Month!A rainbow Pride flag waves in the breeze against a blue sky. Attribution: Benson Kua via Wikimedia Commons

    Celebrate LGBT Pride! June is national Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month. We celebrate every June to commemorate the historic Stonewall riots (a key point in the Gay Liberation Movement in the U.S.), celebrate our LGBT communities, and honor the contributions that Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender people have made to our world.
    Posted by: Jacqueline Danziger on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 12:07 PM | Comments: 0
  • eSpotlight - Wonder Woman!Wonder Woman

    In honor of the premier last weekend of the DC Universe's Wonder Woman movie, we'd like to offer you some extra reading (and listening) to take with you while you stand in line at the theater!
    Posted by: Stacy Tomaszewski on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 8:00 AM | Comments: 1