September 30, 2021 | Comments Off on Eight Books for Fans of Resistance Women by Jennifer Chiaverini
I hope you enjoyed, Resistance Womenby Jennifer Chiaverini, the September selection for our Facebook Book Club. If you did, hopefully you'll also like something from this list of biographical novels and historical reads with fierce, resilient female protagonists. Head over to the group to find out what October's book will be and join in on our community conversations.
The Dragon Awards are a set of literary and media awards presented annually since 2016 for excellence in various categories of science fiction, fantasy, and horror novels, movies, television, and games. The Dragon Awards are among the few awards nominated and voted on directly by fans. As part of Atlanta's Dragon Con convention, the 2021 Dragon Awards were announced over Labor Day weekend.
Each week we're recommending a movie from film lover's favorite home video company, Criterion. The Criterion Collection is dedicated to gathering the greatest films from around the world and publishing them in editions of the highest technical quality with supplemental features that enhance the appreciation of the art of film. This week, The Irishman.
Each year, teachers, students, and librarians throughout Illinois nominate adult and young adult books to be voted on by students. The twenty books that receive the most votes are given the Lincoln Award, encouraging teens to read for pleasure and to become lifelong readers.
If you read Slow Fire Burning by Paula Hawkins and need something similar or if you're on the hold list and you're looking for something to tide you over until it arrives, here's a few read-a-likes we hope you'll love.
Whether you’re a private eye or a femme fatale, join us on our Facebook page Mondays at 7:00 PM this fall for a series of thirteen online screenings of classic Film Noir movies. This week, The Big Combo starring Cornel Wilde.
September 18th, 2021 is Read an Ebook Day! Be a part of the festivities by checking out an ebook using the Libby App from Overdrive. Share what you’re reading and stories about why you love ebooks by using the hashtag #EbookLove on social media for a chance to win Libby swag.
Each week we're recommending a movie from film lover's favorite home video company, Criterion. The Criterion Collection is dedicated to gathering the greatest films from around the world and publishing them in editions of the highest technical quality with supplemental features that enhance the appreciation of the art of film. This week, Beyond the Valley of the Dolls.
Consumer Reports is an independent, nonprofit organization that provides you with unbiased reports on a variety of products. For over 80 years, Consumer Reports has provided product testing and ratings, research, and investigative journalism to help you to make better, more informed purchasing choices.
September 15th to October 15th is Hispanic Heritage Month. Read a book by a Latinx author for our 2021 Reading Challenge. Below you'll find a few recommendations to meet the task, but for even more suggestions, give us a call at 708-867-7828. Your librarians are here to help.