Staff Picks

Irish Spotlight Book Review

Tana French's 'In the Woods'

In honor of St.

New Kids' Paperback Series

We have a couple of new series for kids in our paperback collection.The Cupcake Diaries

Northwest One Library Egg Hunt

Spring brings to mind eggs and chickens, bunnies and chocolate, and green and yellow baskets.Here are a few of my favorite egg books:

Miss Christina's Pick

'Chickadee'

Transport yourself into a different time and place in Louise Erdrich’s latest novel, Chickadee. A continuation of the Birchbark House series, which follows an Ojibwe family’s life in 19th-century Minnesota.

Welcome Back to Wonderland

In Splintered by A. G. Howard, Alyssa must travel back to Wonderland in order to right all the wrongs that her great-great-great-grandmother, Alice, created while traveling down the rabbit hole.

Under Wildwood

The thrilling sequel in the Wildwood Series

When we left Prue and Curtis at the end of Wildwood, we couldn't help but feel their story wasn't over. Curtis had chosen to stay behind with his fellow bandits, and Prue had heroically returned from Wildwood with her baby brother.

Overcoming Passive-Aggression

Resources from the library can help

Hidden anger that comes out indirectly-through inappropriate, unproductive action or even inaction-can undermine relationships with friends, family and colleagues at work.  This book examines how this kind of anger, called passive aggression, can undermine sufferers and their relationships and make life generally miserable.

Kids' Book of the Week

'Artemis Fowl' by Eoin Colfer

If St. Patrick's Day inspires you to get into the Irish spirit, try the adventurous Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer.Artemis is a criminal mastermind, evil genius, and yet only a 12-year-old Irish boy. He attempts to regain his family's fortune in this fast paced thriller.

Leaping Leprechauns

Seven seasonal stories to share with your child

Curl up, get cozy, and read!Leprechauns Never Lie By Lorna BalianJUV E BALIANGram is ailing and Ninny Nanny, too lazy to care for their simple needs, says she will catch a leprechaun to discover his hidden gold.

7 Up, Part 8

If you have never viewed Michael Apted's monumental Up documentaries, now is the time to do it.

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