book club

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 […]
August 9, 2018

Book Buzz: The Great Believers

The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai Rebecca Makkai’s The Great Believers is a spot-on portrayal of the devastation and heartbreak of the AIDS crisis and the […]
July 18, 2018

Book Buzz: There There

There There by Tommy Orange Tommy Orange did not grow up around books or aspire to be a writer. A recent graduate from the MFA program […]
July 11, 2018

Book Buzz: Lawn Boy

Lawn Boy by Jonathan Evison When Bainbridge Island author Jonathan Evison visited Whatcom County in 2017 as part of the Whatcom READS program, we met a […]
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, […]