Durham County Library will host a meeting to share progress and gather community input for the new Main Library at 7 p.m. on Thursday, January 21, at 300 N. Roxboro St. “The Main Library is an integral part of the downtown community,” said Tammy Baggett, Library Director. “We know that Durham residents are very passionate […]
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Durham County Library will present Dice and Decisions: The Art of Role Playing Games with Jason Morningstar, at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 16, at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd.
I’m struggling to write a review of this book. If I could give this 3.5 stars, I would. I thought Yohannan touched on excellent points, but I’m unsure about the overall tone of the book in the way he directs the Western church to act. I’m not deeply knowledgable about the missions field and the […]
Father Tom Christmas, vicar in Thornford Regis had chosen to relocate to what he considers a “safe environment” for his daughter. After a murder of a 19 year old female during the May Faire festival, he’s questioning his decision. Written in third person from Father Christmas’ perspective, the reader is shown an typical village –remanence […]
Durham County Library will present Dorothea Lange: Documentary Photographer, at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 14, at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd.
About: Durham County Library will host Jenny Wales, Education Manager, and members of PlayMakers Repertory Company for a discussion of their upcoming production of Three Sisters at 7 p.m. on Monday, January 11, at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Road.
Durham County Library will a screening of the documentary film Love Between the Covers on Saturday, January 9, at 3 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
This book was basically the adult/science version of the classic YA novel “Hatchet” by Gary Paulson. I loved this book and its portrayal of one man’s desire to live and his genius at solving problems to make that possible. I enjoyed having both the first person account of Mark Watney, the astronaut accidentally stranded on […]
It’s difficult to build an entire world in 300 pages but this book does a good job of it. Living in a world where certain people are born with the ability to control different aspects of nature (wind, fire, darkness), Alina is a common girl pressed into military service as a map maker. When forced […]
I’ll admit that I picked up with book once I learned it included stories from when David Sedaris had worked as an elf in Macy’s Santa Land. The idea of hearing his commentary on working as Crumpet the Christmas Elf was completely enchanting to me. And I wasn’t disappointed. Always funny, sometimes poignant and dark […]