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November 27, 2018

Book Buzz: The 57 Bus

The 57 Bus by Dashka Slater At Whatcom County Library System (WCLS), we believe that the act of reading offers readers a window into other people’s […]
June 27, 2018

Book Buzz: The Girl Who Smiled Beads

The Girl Who Smiled Beads: A Story of War and What Comes After by Clemantine Wamariya Growing up in a gray stucco ranch house in Kigali, Rwanda, […]
January 18, 2018

Book Buzz: The Oscars, Reading vs. Viewing

Every January, buzz about the Academy Awards starts to build in anticipation of the big event in March. And every year, I make a resolution to […]
September 22, 2017

Book Buzz: The Last Ballad

The Last Ballad by Wiley Cash Working the night shift six nights a week to support her four kids (with another on the way), Ella May […]
May 22, 2017

Book Buzz: A Colony in a Nation

A Colony in a Nation by Chris Hayes There have been a number of important post-Ferguson books examining the rise of militant policing, prison privatization, epidemic […]