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June 18, 2016
BOOK NOTES: 'Last Night, a Superhero Saved My Life,' 'In Forgiving My Daughter's Killer,' 'Charlotte Bronte'
Grand Forks Public Library "Last Night, A Superhero Saved My Life," edited by Liesa Mignogna. A compilation of essays by well-known authors about their favorite superheroes and how they changed their lives. "The True Tails of Baker and Taylor: The Library Cats Who Left Their Pawprints...
June 18, 2016 - 4:30pm
June 8, 2016
BOOK NOTES: "Queen of Spies," "Bite Me," "True Crime Addict"
Grand Forks Public Library "Queen of Spies" by Paddy Hayes. The author recounts the fascinating story of the evolution of the British Secret...
June 8, 2016 - 9:47pm
June 3, 2016
Book Notes: 'Getting to Green: Saving Nature: A Bipartisan Solution,' 'The Geography of Madness: Penis Thieves, Voodoo Death and the Search for the Meaning of the World's Strangest Syndromes'
Grand Forks Public Library "Getting to Green: Saving Nature: A Bipartisan Solution" by Fredric C. Rich. With a clear-eyed understanding of past...
June 3, 2016 - 8:10pm
May 27, 2016
BOOK NOTES: This week at the library
Grand Forks Public Library“Marvel The Avengers: The Ultimate Character Guide” by Alan Cowsill. A guide to the characters of the world of...
May 27, 2016 - 8:06pm
May 15, 2016
BOOK NOTES: 'Paul McCartney: The Life,' 'Tricky Vic,' 'We Gotta Get Out of This Place'
Grand Forks Public Library "Paul McCartney: The Life" by Philip Norman. The life of McCartney is covered, from his boyhood in Liverpool to his...
May 15, 2016 - 4:00am
May 8, 2016
BOOK NOTES: 'Time to Take Flight,' 'Recycling and Upcycling,' 'When Breath Becomes Air'
Grand Forks Public Library "The Last Goodnight" by Howard Blum. Everyone likes a good spy book, and one that is also a true story. Betty Peck...
May 8, 2016 - 8:30am
May 1, 2016
BOOK NOTES: 'Miracle on Ice,' 'We Have the Technology,' 'What a Kick'
Grand Forks Public Library "We Have the Technology: How Biohackers, Foodies, Physicians and Scientists Are Transforming Human Perception One...
May 1, 2016 - 1:30am
April 24, 2016
BOOK NOTES: 'Cutest Ever Baby Knits,' 'American Girls,' 'The Lost Airman'
Grand Forks Public Library "American Girls: Social Media and the Secret Lives of Teenagers" by Nancy Jo Sales. What does it feel like to be a...
April 24, 2016 - 10:30am
April 17, 2016
BOOK NOTES: 'Sleep Smarter,' 'Dragon Slayers,' 'Marriage Boot Camp'
Grand Forks Public Library "The Anatomy of a Calling: A Doctor's Journey from the Head to the Heart and a Prescription for Finding Your Life's...
April 17, 2016 - 9:00am
April 10, 2016
BOOK NOTES: 'Chalk on the Wild Side,' 'The Episodic Career,' 'Judas'
Grand Forks Public Library "50 More Ways to Soothe Yourself Without Food" by Susan Albers. A follow-up to her first book, "50 Ways to Soothe...
April 10, 2016 - 8:30am
April 3, 2016
BOOK NOTES: 'Reclaiming Conversation,' 'The Sound of Gravel,' 'The Prime'
Grand Forks Public Library "A Thousand Miles to Freedom" by Eunsun Kim. Nine years to travel from North Korea to South Korea seems like an extensive...
April 3, 2016 - 8:30am
March 27, 2016
BOOK NOTES: 'The Stephen King Companion,' 'Ballpark Cookbook,' 'The Only Pirate at the Party'
Grand Forks Public Library "Amelia Earhart: Beyond the Grave" by W.C. Jameson. This book is a meticulously researched look at the life and disappearance...
March 27, 2016 - 2:22am
March 20, 2016
BOOK NOTES: 'My Grandfather's Knocking Sticks,' 'Becoming Beyonce,' 'The Geography of Genius'
Grand Forks Public Library "Crisis Point: Why We Must — and How We Can — Overcome Our Broken Politics in Washington and Across America"...
March 20, 2016 - 1:00pm
March 13, 2016
BOOK NOTES: 'The Bee-Friendly Garden,' 'Between the World and Me,' 'The First Congress'
Grand Forks Public Library "From Skedaddle to Selfie: Words of the Generations" by Allan Metcalf. The Greatest Generation. Generations X and...
March 13, 2016 - 12:00pm
March 6, 2016
BOOK NOTES: Little House Living, The Power of Broke, Inventology
Grand Forks Public Library "Let's Review Geometry" by Andre Castagna. Castagna offers an informative and detailed review of geometry, making...
March 6, 2016 - 7:00am