It’s that time of year again where the weather can’t quite make up it’s mind. One day it’s warm and spring-like and the next day it’s cold and snowy. One thing that remains unchanged though is that Tuesday brings with it a lot of great new books.
Once again I have tried my best to see all of this year’s Best Picture nominees ahead of the Academy Awards. Unfortunately, Vice is not available to see either in any theaters near here or online, so I wasn’t able to get to that one, but I do have my thoughts on the other 7.
The Avalon Free Public Library is thrilled to announce that best-selling author Amor Towles (A Gentleman in Moscow, Rules of Civility) will be speaking as part of our Summer Author Series on July 10 at 7pm.
Some of the week’s best new books.
A lot of the best books help us to better understand our own lives and the world around us, and this week, many of the best new books do just that.
The weather has been all over the place these last several days, and it doesn’t look like things are going to stabilize in the near future either. Luckily for us, whether it’s cold and snowy or sunny and warm, it’s always the perfect weather for a great book!
Awards season comes to a close this month, and that means that many of 2018’s buzziest films are coming out on DVD. Some bring a slew of nominations with them, some nothing more than dashed dreams, though many are worth a watch either way.