What We're Reading

With topics ranging from atheism to Zen Buddhism, including canonical and contemporary spiritual texts, the 200s section of the library is frequented by readers of history, philosophy, faith, and religion. Among the nearly 100 books featured in this month’s list are distinguished literary translations, inspiring spiritual memoirs, engaging sermons of social consciousness, and thought-provoking reflections […]

What We're Reading

Hitting shelves next week! From the author of The Middle of Somewhere and House Broken, All the Best People is an intricately crafted story of madness, magic, and misfortune across three generations. Vermont, 1972. Carole LaPorte has a satisfying, ordinary life. She cares for her children, balances the books for the family’s auto shop and laughs when her […]

Author LetterFrom the AuthorHolds AlertWhat We're Reading

Intricate, heartrending, and morally urgent, Ranger Games is a crime story like no other about a U.S. Army Ranger who robbed a bank the day before his deployment to Iraq. Here, author Ben Blum writes a letter to librarians about how libraries and book influenced him and his cousin, Alex Blum, the Army Ranger who committed armed […]