Monthly Archives: September 2012

You can get a Headstart

Later in this series, we will be devoting a month to books made into movies.  Our Fall Film Series features two of these - Primary Colors on October 25 at 6:00 p.m. and Election on November 1 at 6:30 p.m. Films … Continue reading

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Books About Books

When you really like to read, it isn’t enough to just have the books.  You need books to tell you what books to get.  I have a couple that I got recently that I am really enjoying. The first is … Continue reading

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What Should I Read Next

If that is a question you ask – even occasionally – you might be interested in a site that lets you enter a book title (or ISBN) that you enjoyed and it will give you another – or many other … Continue reading

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We have a display at the Library

Had a nice note from Jeremy today saying he has set up a Bagels and Books display on the 2nd floor near the fiction section.  He also added a nice link to our blog from the Library website.   thanks … Continue reading

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Turns out it is the birthday of one of the queens of the traditional mystery – Agatha Christie

When did you start reading mysteries?  Whose books got you started?  Were you a Nancy Drew fan or did you go directly to Miss Marple?

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A Chance to hear authors talk about their books

The Concord Festival of Authors begins Thursday October 18 with a reading by J. Courtney Sullivan, author of Commencement and Maine (I’ve read Maine) at 6 p.m.  This is the beginning of three weeks of events (most of them free) … Continue reading

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Sale Goodies

Stopped by the Farmers’ Market sale today and picked up 4 mysteries  - Donna Leon, Kathy Reichs, Tess Gerritsen, and Sue Henry.  The library has a large collection of mysteries and thrillers and we usually have a few for sale … Continue reading

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