According to the New York Times article, Carroll Spinney is leaving after nearly 50 years playing Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch.
Fiction: “Little Fires Everywhere”
Mystery and thriller: “Into the Water”
Historical Fiction: “Before we were Yours”
Horror: “Sleeping Beauties”
Memoir and Autobiography: “What Happened”
Across the United States, more than books and dvds are being offered for check out at the local public library. North Haven, Connecticut offers cakes pans, Grand Rapids, Minnesota offers fishing rods, and snow shoes are offered in Biddeford, Maine. Read here to find other unusual items that are available.
What genre interests you?
Women’s fiction? Try Danielle Steel’s Power Play
Literary fiction with tinges of magical realism and fairy tales? Try Helen Oyeyemi’s Boy, Snow, Bird
Detective fiction? Try Stephen King’s Mr. Mercedes. Yes, this is King’s first attempt at this genre.
Dystopian fiction? Try Laline Paull’s The Bees
Science Fiction? Try Andy Weir’s The Martian
Non-Fiction? Try Lily Koppel’s The astronaut wives club : a true story
We have more great books for your entertainment! Take one on vacation. Come visit us at the library.