Good Girls Revolt, A TV Show Advisory from O’Fallon Public Library

Feeling nostalgic for 1970? Or need a tv show with more strong women as leads? You might like Good Girls Revolt. Follow the women of News of the Week as they fight for the right to rise above mere researchers and into the male-only roles as writers and reporters. Their battle takes careful planning, trust, and … Continue reading Good Girls Revolt, A TV Show Advisory from O’Fallon Public Library

Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood, An Advisory from O’Fallon Public Library

While the colder weather drives us to cozy nooks and firesides, you may still find yourself getting bored of the indoors. One thing that will keep you entertained for awhile is reading Margaret Atwood's Alias Grace then watching the adapted series on Netflix. If you also read The Handmaid's Tale and watched the Hulu adaptation over the … Continue reading Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood, An Advisory from O’Fallon Public Library

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, A Recommendation from O’Fallon Public Library

Looking for something clever and new to watch? My new favorite is Gilmore Girls creators Amy Sherman-Palladino and Daniel Palladino's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Do you miss Sherman-Palladino's rapid dialogue, dynamic plots, and equally interesting side-characters? The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel has it all and more. In 1958, quick-witted and perfectionist housewife, Miriam Maisel (Rachel Brosnahan), is living her … Continue reading The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, A Recommendation from O’Fallon Public Library

New Title Tuesday: La La Land, Written and Directed by Damien Chazelle

It’s finally arrived at the library! La La Land written and directed by Damien Chazelle and it’s this week’s New Title Tuesday recommendation.  If you didn’t get a chance to see it last winter, you’re in for a treat. Summary: Written and directed by Academy Award® nominee Damien Chazelle, LA LA LAND tells the story of Mia [Emma Stone], an … Continue reading New Title Tuesday: La La Land, Written and Directed by Damien Chazelle