This book landed on my TBR list because somewhere on a blog I saw the author quoted as saying this was a paranormal romance that even people who didn’t like paranormal romance would enjoy. Having finally read it, I can agree. I’ve never found the usual themes or settings of paranormal romance compelling, but this […]
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The last book I reviewed for this Challenge reminded me that good fiction communicates truth better than any non-fiction. Heinlein’s classic sci fi novel Stranger in a Strange Land let me know that good fiction (sci fi or otherwise) allows us to grok the world better than any non-fiction. This tale of a human born […]
I read this book fairly soon after reading “The Nightingale” by Kristin Hannah, so I was a little burnt out on WWII at the time. It took me MANY tries to get into “All The Light…” I ended up listening to the first half on audio book, but then that loan expired, and I had […]
Durham County Library is excited to be an exhibitor at the 2016 Burlington Mini Maker Faire on Saturday, April 23 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Holly Hill Mall and Business Center (309 Huffman Mill Road, Burlington, NC 27215). We will have our Watercolor Bot set up and ready to paint anything you […]
Durham County Library will host The Great War: From Single Political Event to Global War at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 24, at Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host the inaugural Teen Lit Fest on Saturday, April 23 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro Rd.
Durham County Library will host Let’s Talk About It: Jazz Series at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 21, at South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Ave.
Durham County Library will host Art With the Experts: American Art from the Nasher Museum at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, April 18, at Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host the first program in a two-part series on end-of-life issues with a screening of the documentary Consider the Conversation 2: Stories about Cure, Relief, and Comfort, at 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 16, at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd.
The Friends of the Durham Library will host a Spring Book Sale on April 15-17 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St., Durham 27701.