Monthly Archives: June, 2013

Younger Americans Are Still Library Users

Pew released a report on June 25 2013 on library use and expectations of young Americans. Pew researchers found that young Americans, ages 16-29, are frequent “users of library technology and the Internet but are still closely bound to print.”Read the entire report at


Selected Book of the Month

This Bright River

I will be selecting a book each month to review. I am hoping the review will start a discussion about the book. If you have any titles you     would like me to read and review just post a response or email me at
I have chosen to read and review The Bright River by Patrick Somerville. Watch this blog or the SCC Library Facebook page at for the review. Thank you!

New Non-Fiction June 2013

  Rubel, David Reading List
  American Library Assoc. Intellectual Freedom Manual
  Cohen, Laura Library 2.0
  Feldman, David Do Elephants Jump?
  Shaw, Lisa How To Make Money Publishing from Home
  Marcus, Leonard Minders of Make-Believe
  Deval, Jacqueline Publicize your Book
  Gregory, Richard Oxford Companion to the Mind
  Steiger, Brad Gale Encyclopedia of the Unusual  and Unexplained
  Magill, Frank Psychology Basics
  Weatherford, Doris History of Women in the United States
  Stein, Marc


LGBT Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender History in America
  CQ Press Congress and the Nation
  CQ Press Guide to Congress
  Taulbert, Clifton Who Owns the Ice House?
  Derks, Scott Value of a Dollar 1860-2009
  Cole, Matthew Complete Guide to Patents, Copyrights and Trademarks
  Finkelman, Paul Landmark Decisions of the United States Supreme Court
  Sankey, Michael Public Records Online
  Nilson, Linda Teaching at Its Best
  Cathcart, Brian Fly in the Cathedral
  Timmer, Reed Into the Storm
  Smith, Andrew Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America
  Osterwalder, AlexAlexander Business Model Generation
  Singer, Barry Ever After
  Rybczynski, Witold Waiting for the Weekend
  Urbanowicz, Steven Cheapskate’s Guide to Theme Parks

Leave the Building Quickly

  Kaplan, Cynthia
  Shepard, Jim Writers at the Movies
  Larner, Jesse Forgive Us Our Spins
  Morris, Holly Adventure Divas
  Scheiffer, Bob Face the Nation
  Okrant, Robyn Living Oprah
  Brine, Adrian Shakespearean Actor Prepares
  Mordden, Ethan All that Glittered
  Fisher, Jennifer Nutcracker Nation
  Barton, John Playing Shakespeare
  Yalom, Marilyn Birth of the Chess Queen
  Wilson, Des Ghosts at the Table
  Wilson, Katharina Women Writers of Great Britain and Europe
  Petersen, Eugene Mackinac Island
  Beasley, W. Japanese Experience
  Weinberger, Caspar In the Arena
  Troy, Gil Morning in America
  Graubard, Stephen Mr. Bush’s War
  Blumenthal, Sidney Clinton Wars
  Franken, Al Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot
  Hightower, Jim If the Gods Had Meant Us to Vote, They Would Have Given Us Candidates
  Katz, Mark Clinton and Me
  Noonan, Peggy Case Against Hillary Clinton
  Olson, Barbara Final Days
  Will, George Leveling Wind
  Woodward, Bob Agenda
  Bozell, L. Whitewash
  Eszterhas, Joe American Rhapsody
  Maraniss, David Clinton Enigma
  Smolan, Rick America at Home
  Buchanan, Patrick Day of Reckoning
  Buckingham, Jane What’s Next
  Meyer, Dick Why We Hate Us
  Schama, Simon American Future
  Alterman, Eric Book on Bush
  Arkin, William Code Names
  Barnes, Fred Rebel in Chief
  Beamer, Lisa Let’s Roll
  Benjamin, Daniel Next Attack
  Brill, Steven After: How America Confronted the September 12 Era
  Brownstein, Ronald Second Civil War
  Dunbar, David Debunking 9/11 Myths
  Dowd, Maureen Bushworld
  Gore, Al Assaualt on Reason
  Hughes, Karen Ten Minutes from Normal
  Ivins, Molly Bushwhacked
  Kaplan, Robert Imperial Grunts
  Kean, Thomas Without Precedent
  Limbacher, Carl Hillary’s Scheme
  McInerney, Thomas Endgame
  Morris, Dick Outrage
  Schultz, Connie Life Happens
  Begala, Paul Third Term
  Boehlert, Eric Lapdogs
  Breitweiser, Kristen Wake-up Call
  Kurnaz, Murat Five Years of My Life
  Delbanco, Andrew Writing New England
  Mitchell, John Looking for Mr. Gilbert
  Maynard, W. Walden Pond
  Berman, Marshall On the Town
  Deetz, James Times of Their Lives
  Garrett, Wendell Our Changing White House
  Whitcomb, John Real Life at the White House
  Hoobler, Dorothy Captain John Smith
  Price, David Love and Hate in Jamestown
  Ward, Logan See You In a Hundred Years
  Ball, Edward Sweet Hell Inside
  McQuaid, John Path of Destruction
  Keillor, Garrison In Search of Lake Wobegon


New Fiction June 2013

Tenth Power 8 CDs Constable, Kate
Foreign Body 10 CDs Cook, Robin
Sword Song 5 CDs Cornwell, Bernard
Timeline 5 CDs Crichton, Michael
Cosmopolis 5 CDs DeLillo, Don
Accidental Woman 4 CDs Delinsky, Barbara
Garden of Last Days 12 CDs Dubus, Andre
Four Souls 13 CDs Erdrich, Louise
Plague of Doves 10 CDs Erdrich, Louise
26a 8 CDs Evans, Diana
Finding Noel 4 CDs Evans, Richard
Spock Vs. Q  1 CD Fannon, Cecelia
Jessica’s Guide to Dating on the Dark Side  9 CDs Fantaskey, Beth
Something Rotten 11 CDs Fforde, Jasper
Well of Lost Plots 10 CDs Fforde, Jasper
Inkheart 14 CDs Funke, Cornelia
Queen of the Underworld 5 CDs Godwin, Gail
Ghost Orchid 10 CDs Goodman, Carol
Boleyn Inheritance 5 CDs Gregory, Philippa
Story of a Marriage 6 CDs Greer, Andrew
Other 9 CDs Guterson, David
Baker Towers 7 CDs Haigh, Jennifer
Imperium 12 CDs Harris, Robert
True Courage 6 CDs Henderson, Dee
Kite Runner 5 CDs Hosseini, Khaled
Astonishing Adventures of Fanboy and Goth Girl 8 CDs Lyga, Barry
Light of Evening 8 CDs O’Brien, Edna
Resurrectionist 9 CDs OConnell, Jack
11th Hour 6 CDs Patterson, James
Terrier 12 CDs Pierce, Tamora
Tris’s Book 5 CDs Pierce, Tamora
Goldengrove 7 CDs Prose, Francine
Fortunate Pilgrim 3 CDs Puzo, Mario
Fortunate Age 16 CDs Rakoff, Joanna
Searching for Paradise in Parker, PA 10 CDs Radish, Kris
Pushkin and the Queen of Spades 10 CDs Randall, Alice
Blind Fall 8 CDs Rice, Christopher
Shatter 13 CDs Robotham, Michael
It’s a Thin Line 8 CDs Roby, Kimberla
Exit Ghost 7 CDs Roth, Philip
Shalimar the Clown 15 CDs Rushdie, Salman
Charming Grace 11 CDs Smith, Deborah
Rococo 4 CDs Trigiani, Adriana
Deception of the Emerald Ring 11 CDs Willig, Lauren
Journalist and the Jihadi DVD Jamal, Ahmed
Longest Trip Home 9 CDs Grogan, John
Stress First Aid Kit 6 CDs Brennan, Tricia
John Paul the Great 7 CDs Noonan, Peggy
Frontrunners DVD Suh, Caroline
Truth about Hillary 6 CDs Klein, Edward
Beyond Belief DVD Murphy, Beth
Quality Child Care DVD Shriver, Maria
Innocent Man 10 CDs Grisham, John
How To Talk So Kids Can Learn 2 CDs Faber, Adele
Three Cups of Tea 4 CDs Mortenson, Greg
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