I am a fan of Garth Stein's "The Art of Racing in the Rain." Of course, I had to read "A Sudden Light," based on his play "Brother Jones" and I was not disappointed. "A Sudden Light" is the historical story of a family who settled in the Northwest as told by a fourteen year old boy, Trevor. He has returned to the Riddell Family home with his father, Brother Jones. Set in a magnificent mansion constructed of trees and perched on the edge of the Puget Sound, the Riddell ancestral home is inhabit......more
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Did you know that the library has a service for homebound seniors? It is our “Book Buddy” program, and we offer it at every branch in the county. It is a great program where a volunteer comes to visit a patron every few weeks to bring new books and take back the books that were read. After a senior fills out an application, we would pair him or her up with a volunteer who has expressed interest in being a Book Buddy to a homebound patron in the county. The Book Buddy coordinator interview...
Contributed by Madison Krummel