Staff Book Reviews
Strange Weather: Four Short Novels by Joe Hill, New York, NY: William Morrow, an imprint of Harper Collins Publishers, 2017.… Strange Weather: Four Short Novels by Joe Hill
Dear “Dear Fahrenheit 451: Love and Heartbreak in the Stacks,” This book is 244 pages of spunk. The subtitle, A… Dear Fahrenheit 451: Love and Heartbreak in the Stacks by Annie Spence
Lo Blacklock is a travel journalist trying to make her mark. Given the assignment of a lifetime to join the… The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware
Can a feminist sing along to music that degrades women? Why do we put so much responsibility on one film… Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay
“The Lyric Wore Lycra” is the 14th mystery in an alphabetical series set in fictional St. Germaine, North Carolina in… The Lyric Wore Lycra by Mark Schweizer
Having dual faces is the basis of any spies’ profession. Intuition, their craft when recognizing the mask that opponents wear… The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen
What does it mean to be in control of one’s life? How does a person balance their hopes and desires… Red Clocks by Leni Zumas
Anna and Charles Cornick have been mated for a while now. Charles is an alpha wolf who is the second… Burn Bright by Patricia Briggs
This well-written and powerful memoir is an immigrant success story, a family tragedy, a road map of the life of… An American Family: A Memoir of Hope and Sacrifice by Khizr Khan
Notes from the Director
My mama taught me to say thank you. Every Christmas and every birthday, I was required to sit down and… Thank You for Everything!
As a librarian, I have worked on a public service desk for many years. I answered questions, checked books out,… Sharing Your Stories
Alamance County Public Libraries 2018 holiday hours have been revised. Graham Public Library will be open from 10:00 a.m. until… Revised Library Holiday Hours
December is always a busy month. Many of us are busy with holiday parties, celebrations, cooking, visiting with family members,… A Time of Hope
As we talked to folks in our communities during the process of putting together a strategic plan for Alamance County… Alamance County Public Libraries Hours are Changing in 2018
Fall has finally descended upon us! Everyone I know is busy with weekend festivals, enjoying the cooler weather, and taking… Fall is Upon Us!
Our strategic plan process is officially finished and now begins the process of adjusting our goals to address the needs… You have spoken and we are listening!
Summer is quickly approaching us here in Alamance County. That means different things for each of us; air conditioning, lemonade… June Summer Fun
A question that librarians are asked over and over again in this day and age is “are digital books the… Building a Strategic Plan for the Library