Beach Bums

Booklist – June 2024 The tradition of reading by the seaside is likely just as old as the tradition of getting away to soak up the sun on one this …

Time is Relative

Booklist – May 2024 Listen to the May 2024 Booklist MP3 Audio File. Here we are, almost halfway through a new year. Time passes so quickly! Sometimes we wish we could …

Welcome to the Library!

Booklist – April 2024 Listen to the April 2024 Booklist MP3 Audio File. National Library Week is April 7-13! The United States has observed National Library Week the second week of …

Can’t We All Just Get Along?

Booklist – March 2024 Listen to the March 2024 Booklist MP3 Audio File. There is nothing quite so unique as the relationship between siblings. Most of us have felt the joy …

Love Is in the Air

Booklist – February 2024 Listen to the February 2024 Booklist MP3 Audio File. It’s February, and love is in the air! Metaphorically and literally. The sky has always been a …

A Fresh Start

Booklist – January 2024 Listen to the January 2024 Booklist MP3 Audio File. It’s the start of a new year! For many this means setting goals, cleaning out the house, …

Land of the Midnight Sun

Booklist – December 2023 Listen to the December 2023 Booklist MP3 Audio File. Alaska always captures our imagination. Is it the sheer size of the state? Is it Arctic cold …

The Best Book Club Ever

Booklist – November 2023 Book clubs have a history that goes back almost 400 years when a group of women organized themselves to discuss sermons and texts aboard a ship …

Cascade Volcanoes

Book List – June 2023 One of our Reader’s Advisors has a goal of traveling the Cascade Volcanic Arc, a road trip from Mount Baker near the Canadian border to …

Mental Health Awareness Month

Book List – May 2023 Each year millions of Americans face the reality of living with a mental illness. During May, we can bring our voices together to advocate for …

The Rest of the Story

Booklist – April 2023 Beginning during World War II and continuing until 1976, Paul Harvey produced a radio program called The Rest of the Story. It consisted of stories presented …