HUSH: a podcast from your library – Episode 43 – Tough Guys

Thad Hartman and Lissa Staley host a roundtable discussion with our guests around an engaging and interesting topic — Tough Guys! Listen now, download the mp3, or subscribe to “Hush: a podcast from your library” through iTunes. Tough Guys Our guest this episode is Matt Pettit, a Public Services Specialist at the library who shares […]

Tough Guy: John Wayne

Few film actors, directors and writers can be described as genuine movie stars, legends or icons. All three describe John Wayne. Wayne (he changed his name from Marion Morrison) is an emblem of American values and rugged character, making his mark in films from the 1930s through the 1970s. Critics question his films and personal […]

Books to Movies for the rest of 2013

The movie adaptation of the second book in The Hunger Games series, Catching Fire is due to come out in November, so let’s look at other movies based on young adult books that will be out later this year. PERCY JACKSON: THE SEA OF MONSTERS  Movie Release Date: August 16, 2013 Get the 2nd book in the […]