Stacy Tomaszewski

Reading Interests: 
Mysteries, YA literature, Poetry
What I'm Reading Now: 
I'm re-reading the Nero Wolfe Mysteries!

Blogs by this Author

Summer's almost over and school starts soon. Why not do a little bit of leisure reading to cap off the slow days of August?Read more...
Marilyn: Her life in her own words
August 5th marked the 56th anniversary of Marilyn Monroe's death at the age of 36. Hers was a short and tumultuous life, and the intervening years have enshrouded her in layers of rumor, conspiracy, and myth. Today let's celebrate the woman and the movie star through her pictures, words, and films.Read more...
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I'm an 80's kid and a Gen Xer. That means that I'm one of those people who loves to reminisce about the "good old days" of movies and music. One of the reasons that Hoopla is awesome is that they offer lots of movies and music from all time periods and genres -- with plenty of 80's magic! For Kids I watched all of these as a kid. I seem to remember that a member of my family (who shall remain nameless) got misty-eyed every time he watched Transformers: the Movie ... Parents, you might want to make sure these...Read more...
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Introducing our new Lucky Day eBook collection for adults - cloudLibrary!Read more...
Big Library Read Cowboy Pride by Lacy Williams at OverDrive
Another Big Library Read has begun! This time, the pick is Cowboy Pride by Lacy Williams - Pride and Prejudice with a wild west twist! Get it today on OverDrive -- there will be no holds and no wait through July 23. “Everyone knows a rancher in possession of a large spread needs a wife.” First impressions count. Liza Bennett has two missions in life: keep the family’s shop afloat, and ensure her shy sister finds love. Sparks fly when she meets rancher Rob Darcy at a town dance, but when she overhears him insult her, she vows to put...Read more...
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Happy Independence Day! In honor of the Fourth of July we'd like to highlight some eResources that can help recent immigrants fulfill their citizenship goals!Read more...
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What, you may ask, is SELF-e Select ? SELF-e Select is a really exciting program from Library Journal , that lets indie authors (authors who are publishing their books through non-traditional channels) get a chance to get national exposure! Library Journal is one of the most important reviewing magazines in the library world -- libraries all around the country (and the world) trust LJ to give us good advice about book purchasing. Any independently published author who submits their book to SELF-e for evaluation gets a chance to be reviewed by Library Journal. Those select titles are offered to library...Read more...
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San Jose Public Library at BiblioBoard! Check out our very own Curation at BiblioBoard. We have two new anthologies that showcase local talent. Principal's Pick Awards Take a look at these books, written by students participants of the Diocese of San Jose Young Authors Book Festival this year. Each entry was picked for its excellence. 2017 Graphic Novel Making Contest Winners Just in time for this year's contest! Check out last year's winners in all age groups. Get some inspiration from these amazing artists, and don't forget that we will be publishing this year's winners at BiblioBoard, too! What's next...?...Read more...
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Introducing our newest electronic collection - Manga at Overdrive!Read more...
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We've reached the end of our series but privacy will remain important for everyone who uses our eResources! Keep an eye on our blogs for continuing information about privacy, security, and how you can stay safe and have fun online!Read more...