The Butler Did It!

British Mystery Novels: A selection of mysteries set in the UK Why are British detective novels so good? While some follow a formula, others are deeply twisty, and keep you guessing. Here are a selection of my favorites, many of which you might be familiar with from their television adaptations. A Great Deliverance by Elizabeth George The first book in… read more >>

Beachy Books for Summer

Are you looking for your next great summer read?  Whether you’re looking for some beach front romance or lakeside drama, this list has you covered with breezy reads! Add these upcoming titles to your “to-read” list or place one on hold through our library catalog.    On Ocean Boulevard by Mary Alice Monroe Troubles in Paradise by Elin Hilderbrand The Friendship List by… read more >>

From Cooking Blog to Cookbook

Do you love to read food blogs and try new recipes?  These cookbooks from popular bloggers will make your mouth water and send you right into your kitchen to get cooking.  The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook, by Deb Perelman The debut cookbook from popular food blogger Deb Perelman, this cookbook has accessible recipes for everything from… read more >>

Picking, Pampering, and Protecting the Perfect Pet

Digital Resources for Your Pet’s Needs With so many people being confined to their homes for work, school, and play during the pandemic, it seems like an ideal time for many people to add an animal member to their families. Whether you favor cats, dogs, turtles, or some other kind of furry or feathered friend,… read more >>

Book Titles That Will Make You Slither Along

Who likes those slimy, long reptiles that move through grass or trees or even water? Well, apparently many people do, because July 16th is World Snake Day. Now, personally I do not like snakes, but I can see the fascination with them. Snakes come in many different sizes and colors. Some are just fine, but others are poisonous with… read more >>