Before You Request It…

The Book Jumper by Mechthild Gläser Publication Date: January 3rd 2017 by Feiwel & Friends Review by Cassey *Library staff received an advanced reader copy through Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review*   Originally written in German, The Book Jumper’s English publication reminded me of the novel Inkheart by Cornelia Funke. While they both…
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Before You Request It…

Caraval by Stephanie Garber Publication date: January 31st, 2017 Reviewed by: Nicole *Library staff received an advanced reader copy through Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review*   This release has gotten quite a lot of publicity in the library circuit and was selected as a buzz book for the fall and winter. Even Entertainment…
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Fractured Land Review

Check out what our staff member, Jenny, said about Lisa Westberg Peters’ book:  Fractured Land:  The Price of Inheriting Oil.  The book is our 2015 selection for the One Book, One Community Program. Fractured Land:  The Price of Inheriting Oil By Lisa Westberg Peters Reviewed by:  Jenny Those who are looking to read about the…
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Inspector Lewis Review

(Written by Deb, Moorhead Public Library Associate) You probably already know this, but in case you don’t – PBS’s Masterpiece Mystery is kicking off a new season on June 16th with new episodes of ‘Inspector Lewis!’   As far as I’m concerned, Masterpiece Mystery is one of the few good things about summer since I no…
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Code Name Verity

Earlier this week one of the Minnesota History Players, Virginia Mae Hope, visited the library. The actress from the Minnesota Historical Society shared the story of this Minnesota native who served in the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) during WWII. Learning about the life of this brave woman reminded me of a wonderful book I…
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