262017Mar

A Truck Full of Money: One Man’s Quest to Recover From Great Success, by Tracy Kidder

The Pulitzer Prize winner of The Soul of a New Machine (1981) and National Book Award winner of Mountains Beyond Mountains (2003), has now written a biography of Paul English, founder of Kayak, a software pioneer, entrepreneur and philathropist. English’s life is a fascinating story of the Internet boom and the beginnings of the online start-up… A Truck Full of Money: One Man’s Quest to Recover From Great Success, by Tracy Kidder

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32017Mar

Welcome to the new Youth Services Coordinator!

On March 6, 2017, Elizabeth Weislak will take over as the Youth Services Coordinator for Alamance County Public Libraries. While Elizabeth is new to this position, she is certainly not new to our library system. We are excited about working with Elizabeth in this new endeavor! Elizabeth came to Alamance County Public Libraries in 2009,… Welcome to the new Youth Services Coordinator!

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192017Feb

Female of the Species is Deadlier Than the Male

As pregnant Trudy awaits the imminent birth of her baby boy, the unborn child narrates a tale of duplicitous deceit involving his parents.  In a highly unusual first person narrative, the full-term fetus tells a tale of intrigue in which his pretty blonde mother and her lover plot to kill the baby’s father. John Cairncross,… Female of the Species is Deadlier Than the Male

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