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If you're looking for an action movie about a father protecting his daughter this one fits the bill. But it fell a little flat. Admittedly,… More
recommended by RobertELPL

And Then There Were None

This is one of my favorite annual fall re-watches. The atmosphere, the cast, the setting -- I love them all, and it has the perfect…
recommended by EvaELPL

A Gentleman in Moscow

Delightful characters; intriguing and well-written story. This page-turner has become my favorite book of the year! I was sad to see it end.
recommended by CircMary

The Russian Five

I'm an enormous hockey fan and I live in Michigan, so of course this was right up my alley, but I truly don't think you have to be a hockey… More
recommended by EvaELPL

Not Quite Narwhal

This is rapidly becoming one of my storytime go-to's! It has everything I love to share with kiddos -- a sense of humor, bright and…
recommended by EvaELPL

Children of Blood and Bone

What an absolute delight. While this book is centered around several familiar young adult touchstones -- a fantasy dystopian society in…
recommended by EvaELPL

Tangerine

I picked this one up on a whim, and was delighted to find that it ticked all my boxes: rich sense of place, unreliable narrators,…
recommended by EvaELPL

Secrets of Eden

A fascinating read - part literary fiction, part mystery novel. A woman and her husband are dead, and their story is told from four…
recommended by KevinELPL

One of Us Is Lying

This book has a fantastic premise - five students are serving an after-school detention when one of them suddenly dies of what appear to be… More
recommended by KevinELPL

Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe Again

A fun (albeit violent) standalone Deadpool arc. I have a macabre interest in the fights Deadpool gets into with his fellow Marvel… More
recommended by RobertELPL

Hello Hello

If you love animals, this book is for you. If you love colors, this book is for you. If you love friends, this book is for you. Hello…
recommended by laurendouglass

Suits - Season 01

I picked up the first season of Suits because I wanted to understand the "buzz" behind Meghan Markle, now Duchess of Sussex. I convinced… More
recommended by jamormi

The band's visit

Do you enjoy quirky foreign films that don't play out the same way the standard Hollywood films do? In the special features the…
recommended by CircMary

Revival

by Eminem
I am likely not the target audience for this album (white, female, married, pushing 40) but I have to say, I love it! I was a fan of… More
recommended by jamormi

Their Finest

This little gem slipped past me when it came out in 2016. Any chance to watch Bill Nighy is a treat, and I also discovered that the… More
recommended by CircMary

Bear and Wolf

This book perfectly captures the near silence of a winter's night in the woods. Beautifully illustrated story about a bear and wolf who…
recommended by laurendouglass
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