Items tagged "LBPH"

The 7 Deadly Sins

When I heard that CLP latest After Hours event was going to be about the seven deadly sins, I thought that would be a great idea for a blog post. I decided it would be interesting to make a list of books somehow that correspond to one of each of the deadly sins. I included […]

Our NEWEST Obama Academy Narrated Title at LBPH Pittsburgh: Louisa May’s Battle

DBC 10099 Louisa May’s Battle: How the Civil War Led to Little Women By Kathleen Krull Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Annotation: Before her success as an author, Louisa May Alcott served her country as a nurse during the Civil War. This is the story of her work with wounded soldiers and later publication of her […]

Likability of the Camel Lady

Does a likable character equate to a likable book? How does an unsavory character effect ones experience of a book? These questions come to me after reading—actually, devouring—the autobiographical saga Tracks DB 18639 by Robyn “The Camel Lady” Davidson and absolutely loving it, but finding that many other readers are critical of the book because of […]