In this episode, we discuss hospice care and end of life experiences, then recommend some recent books and compelling memoirs from the shelves of the Health Information Neighborhood.
Doris Day and Rock Hudson were everyone’s favorite movie couple in the early 1960s. Revisit this series of three romantic comedies that remain popular to this day.
Ibby Bell is twelve years old and her father has just died. Her mother decides to leave Ibby with her grandmother, Fannie, whom Ibby has never met. Ibby is a long way from her home in Washington when she is dropped off in New Orleans at Fannie’s with her father’s urn and no date set for her mother to pick her up.
What better way to beat the August heat than with some great new movies from your very own public library. Here is the list of newest DVDs in our collection: NEW Movies Summer 2014 ADVENTURE • Amazing Spider-Man 2 • Dead Drop • Jack Ryan—Shadow Recruit • Jarhead 2-Field of Fire • Sabotage • Set […]
In the center of the country in Topeka, Kansas, the concept of a “beach read” may not make much sense, but fun and flirty teen romance novels are great for finding some relaxing entertainment during your summer break, whether you are poolside or staying in the air-conditioning. Browse the romance paperbacks in David J’s Place […]
Pick up a copy of The Fault in Our Stars by John Green for the Tuesday August 26, 2014 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed […]