Try Something Different, A Reader’s Advisory from O’Fallon Public Library

In the spirit of new beginnings, I'm recommending readers try something out of the ordinary with the start of the New Year, maybe a graphic novel, an audiobook, or non-fiction title. I chose the graphic novel, The Prague Coup (writer Jean-Luc Fromental and artist Miles Hyman) because I was reminded recently how images and artwork inform the … Continue reading Try Something Different, A Reader’s Advisory from O’Fallon Public Library

Syllabus: Notes from an Accidental Professor, A Reader’s Advisory

When I first saw Syllabus: Notes from an Accidental Professor by Lynda Barry on the shelf, I knew it would be a perfect choice for New Title Tuesday.  I’m not ordinarily attracted to books in the graphic format, but curiosity led me to open it and the contents compelled me to keep reading and looking at the … Continue reading Syllabus: Notes from an Accidental Professor, A Reader’s Advisory