Why Beverly Cleary?

Beverly Cleary celebrated her 100th birthday this year, and although many of her books were published decades ago, they still remain popular and relevant to young readers.

You Made Me Read It! The Martian

HUSH Podcast #89 – The Martian

Daniel Fogt thinks everyone should read The Martian by Andy Weir. Listen in on the discussion to see if our hosts agree.

HUSH Podcast #87 – Lean In

Tara Dimick thinks everyone should read Lean In. Listen in on the discussion to see if our hosts agree.

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Health resources for Alzheimer’s disease

The Alzheimer’s Association Heart of America Chapter will present a 6-part series for family caregivers and friends who care for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia. Weekly focus includes on resistance to care, activities, medications, placement decisions and the role of the caregiver. Attend one or all sessions; resources from the Health Information Neighborhood of the library will be available for checkout.

Make Time for Sleep

To get some answers on the sleep questions that have been keeping me up at night, I interviewed the Sleep Center Manager of the Stormont-Vail Sleep Center. Prioritize your sleep!

HUSH Podcast #86 – Dead Wake

Julie Nelson thinks everyone should read Dead Wake. Listen in on the discussion to see if our hosts agree.

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Football, Jane Austen, and High School

Devon Tennyson is content with her unrequited crush on her football playing best friend Cas forever. She is completely wrapped up in their friendship, re-reading Jane Austen novels, and she needs nothing else. Happily ever after. The End.

Best Young Adult Fiction 2015

What are the best teen books you read this year? Share your recommendations and find out the favorites of one librarian reader.