222019Sep

The Art of Theft

The Art of Theft by Sherry Thomas. New York: Berkley, 2019, 305 pages. Fall and a good mystery novel are a perfect pairing. One favorite series to curl up with is the Lady Sherlock series by Sherry Thomas. The first book in the series, A Study in Scarlet Women, was released in 2016. Well-born Charlotte… The Art of Theft

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202019Sep

Meet Deana Cunningham, the new Associate Director of Operations

Please congratulate Deana on her promotion to this new position! How long have you worked with the County? 3 years, 8 months and 18 days (roughly) Where are you from originally? Upstate New York – Pittsford What are you most passionate about? I am very passionate about social justice. I also LOVE DOGS!!! Do you… Meet Deana Cunningham, the new Associate Director of Operations

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152019Sep
Apocalypse Any Day Now

Apocalypse Any Day Now

“Apocalypse Any Day Now:  Deep Underground with America’s Doomsday Preppers” by Tea Krulos.  Chicago, IL:  Chicago Review Press, 2019.  236 pages.  Paperback $17, Kindle, $17.                 When the end of the world comes, will it be with a bang or with a whimper?  Poet T.S. Eliot asked this in the 1920s, but author Tea Krulos… Apocalypse Any Day Now

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82019Sep
Unlikely Murderer Makes for Dark, Delightful Reading

Unlikely Murderer Makes for Dark, Delightful Reading

“An Elderly Lady is Up to No Good” by Helene Tursten, translated by Marlaine Delargy. Soho Press, 2018. 171 pages. $12.99 At first glance, Maud might seem like a sweet, unassuming, elderly woman. However, through five interconnected short stories, Helene Tursten shows the reader why “An Elderly Lady is Up to No Good.”  The stories in… Unlikely Murderer Makes for Dark, Delightful Reading

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222019Aug

Meet Charrity, the New Circulation Assistant at May Memorial Library

Please congratulate Charrity on her promotion to this new position! How long have you worked with the County? I’ve worked with the county for 3 years. (September 12th) Where are you from originally? I’m originally from Hillsborough NC What are you most passionate about? I am most passionate about being self-sufficient and teaching my kids… Meet Charrity, the New Circulation Assistant at May Memorial Library

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152019Aug

Meet Katie, the new Reference Assistant at the May Memorial Library

Please congratulate Katie on her promotion to this new position! How long have you worked with the County? About 3 years. Where are you from originally? I moved to Burlington from Los Angeles but grew up in Michigan and Arizona. What are you most passionate about? Social justice issues, particularly race and gender equity. Do… Meet Katie, the new Reference Assistant at the May Memorial Library

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