Here we will post our musings on a wide variety of titles. You can comment on our posts and find the titles in our catalog.

Clint: a retrospective by Richard Schickel

I enjoy TCPL’s collection of ‘adult picture books’– those coffee table and oversize books for adult audiences that the library occasionally purchases.  They are great reading when you need visual stimulation, as they are often full of remarkable art/photography and most are amenable to being read/browsed in small bites.  I used several recently with and [...]

Full Dark, No Stars by Stephen King

Some people speak of Stephen King like an aging rock band-his early staff was great but his later stuff is mediocre at best.  I guess I would’ve agreed because all my favorites of his are earlier works Salem’s Lot, The Stand.  You could’ve counted me as skeptical when his latest book Full Dark, No Stars [...]

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