Of Interest: Featured Books / Reviews
Of Interest: Where I’m Reading From, Regrettable Superheroes, The Librarian, Compulsion, naked in the woods
Here’s the latest batch of recently published books that we’ve enjoyed reading here at Book Patrol.
Where I’m Reading From: The Changing World of Books
by Tim Parks
The New York Review of Books, 2015.
Why do we need… Continue reading
John Palfrey’s lucid, passionate account of the state of American libraries reminds us both how important public libraries are to a healthy democracy and how close they are to going the way of the dodo bird.
We are in the… Continue reading
There is no end to the praise of books, to the value of the library. Who shall estimate their influence on our population where all the millions read and write ?
~Ralph Waldo Emerson in “Address at the Opening of… Continue reading