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Nov
03

Booklovers Podcast: It Happened in the Library

Welcome to the Booklovers Podcast. Andrea and I are joined by Sam this episode. We’re talking about books about libraries. So dive in with us! The Camel Bookmobile by Masha Hamilton. Fiona Sweeney wants to do something that matters, and she chooses to make her mark in the arid bush of northeastern Kenya. By helping […]

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Oct
20

Booklovers Podcast: Stranger Things Readalikes

This episode, we discuss readalikes for the television series Stranger Things. Stranger Things has a bit of a horror-mystery feel with lots of 1980s nostalgia thrown into the mix. A group of kids tries to figure out what happened to their friend who’s gone missing under very mysterious circumstances. Andrea, Mary and I share our […]

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Oct
13

Booklovers Podcast: Horror

This episode, Meghann and I discuss scary books of all sorts – one for kids, classics by Stephen King, a thriller. And one with man-eating hippos. Seriously. Hippos. With teeth. What’s your favorite horror book or author? Tell us in the comments below. Scary Stories 3: More Tales to Chill your Bones by Alvin Schwartz. […]

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Sep
22

Booklovers Episode 10: Season of the Witch

To celebrate the changing of the seasons from summer into Pumpkin Spice Everything, Meghann and I talk books about witches. The Summoning by Kelley Armstrong. After fifteen-year-old Chloe starts seeing ghosts and is sent to Lyle House, a mysterious group home for mentally disturbed teenagers, she soon discovers that neither Lyle House nor its inhabitants […]

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Sep
15

Booklovers Episode 9: Recently Enjoyed Books

Enjoy the banter as Andrea and Laura discuss books that they’ve recently read and enjoyed. September is Library Card Sign-Up Month so make sure you have a library card! Sign up online for an eCard. Our Suggestions The Chalk Artist by Allegra Goodman. Collin James is young, creative, and unhappy. A college dropout, he waits […]

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Booklovers Episode 8: Fairytales Retold

When you say “fairy tale,” most of us think of the Brothers Grimm or even Charles Perrault. They captured stories that had long oral traditions reaching back hundreds, even thousands of years. Recent research has scientists believing those traditions might stretch all the way back to the Bronze Age! Read more about the research. During […]

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Aug
18

We Talk About Mysteries

This week we’re talking about mysteries. Specifically, mysteries that remind us of Gillian Flynn’s Gone Girl. We’re talking full on darkness, intricate plot twists and surprise endings. Subscribe to our Podcast Don’t miss an episode. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Stitcher | RSS Rate our podcast! Click on that iTunes button and give us […]

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Aug
03

Booklovers Podcast Episode 4: Game of Thrones Readalikes

This week, we’re talking about books to read if you’re a Game of Thrones fan. Enjoy epic fantasy novels full of intrigue? Read one of these titles! Download the Libby app and get instant access to thousands of eBook and downloadable audiobooks. Want more book suggestions? Try NowWhat, our personalized service. Don’t miss an episode! […]

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