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A macabre journey to the darkest, most blood-curdling and downright spooky era in human history–the early 1980s–to witness the birth of a beast whose reverberating moans can still be heard today. Behold, a beginner’s guide to the origins of gothic rock!
Although he died 15 years ago of a heart attack, Shel Silverstein‘s books are still enjoyed by children and adults today. Known for his willingness to try unusual ideas without concern for social conventions, Silverstein authored 20 books, which are now available in more than 30 different languages. With a quirky sense of humor some […]
The perils of being a Chicago Cub fan are well known with the losing records and streaks that has plagued the team, but the Chicago Cubs also have Wrigley Field with its famous ivy covered backfield brick wall. Columnist George Will…
Pick up a copy of Julie & Julia: 365 days, 524 recipes, 1 tiny kitchen apartment by Julie Powell for the Tuesday October 28, 2014 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! Powell needs something to break the monotony of her life. So, she invents a deranged assignment: […]
Our Teen Advisory Board (TAB) made a short video for Banned Books Week that discusses why it’s important to read books not everyone agrees with. Check it out!
In this episode, Stephanie Hall recommends romance fiction. Do you prefer stories about bossy boys, professional athletes, billionaires or just regular folks finding love?