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Seriously Series

Keeping up with the latest book in a series is hard!  Even librarians struggle to keep up with them.  This month we share some series we’ve started but haven’t gotten around to finishing.  This includes ones we plan to finish … Continue reading

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Best “Banned” Books

The month of September is home to Banned Books Week!  This month, our librarians let you know our favorite books that have been banned or challenged! (The word “Banned” is in quotation marks in the title of this post because … Continue reading

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Totally Binge-Worthy TV

This month we’ve asked our librarians to recommend their favorite binge-able TV shows! There are three shows I can binge watch without feeling any regrets – even when Netflix politely nudges me to take a break: Sherlock: Benedict Cumberbatch was … Continue reading

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Around the World

This month, our librarians reveal some of their favorite media set in countries outside the United States. My favorite foreign TV show in 2017-2018 is definitely Dark. It started off as a German thriller web series and later on was … Continue reading

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Our Favorite Books Written For Kids & Teens

Curious George Goes to the Hospital – H.A.Rey Mr.Popper’s Penguins – Richard Atwater A list of my favorite children’s and YA books could make up a small book in itself, so I’ll limit myself to the ones I’ve read most … Continue reading

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NonFiction For People Who Don’t Like NonFiction

Some people are nonfiction lovers, but for some of us reading nonfiction can be a slog.  Here are a few nonfiction books staff recommends for those who aren’t usually fans of reading nonfiction! I love nonfiction! Life is so messy, … Continue reading

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Hidden Gems

This month our library staff share some of their favorite hidden gems with you.  These are the books & other media that we love, but never got a whole lot of attention. The Backstagers by by James Tynion IV, Illus. … Continue reading

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Memorable Spaces & Places

This month we’ve asked our librarians to share some of the most vivid & memorable settings in books & other media they love.  Here are their responses! Every book I’ve read by Gerald Brom has always been so vividly depicted … Continue reading

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Pet Peeves

This month we asked our librarians what some of their literary, narrative, and film related pet peeves are.  See what gets under our skin below! For reasons unknown to me, I can’t stand it when I have to read about … Continue reading

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2017 Best Books from Robbins Library Staff

Happy New Year!  Here are the Robbins Library librarians’ top picks of 2017! Fall was a particularly amazing season for books in 2017, and YA books especially: the genre-bending Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore, Turtles All the Way Down by … Continue reading

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