Jan 25 15:48

Zine-ophile: OSU librarian Kelly McElroy hopes you’ll give zines a look

Kelly has been in Corvallis for about five minutes, and she's already spreading the zine gospel to the good people of Benton County, Oregon.


Photo from article

Jan 20 21:02

Moon at Nine

author: 
Ellis, Deborah

reviewdate: 
Jan 20 2015
isn: 
9781927485576
Jan 19 22:41

Cup of Water Under My Bed, a

author: 
Hernández, Daisy

Hernández recounts childhood, coming-of-age, coming out, and coming to terms with her family. Like other child-of-immigrants stories, this one is about a child set up to leave her family behind.

reviewdate: 
Jan 18 2015
isn: 
978-0-8070-1448-6
Jan 17 13:55

Young Elites, the

author: 
Lu, Marie

reviewdate: 
Jan 16 2015
isn: 
9780698171725
Jan 17 13:41

In the Age of Love and Chocolate

author: 
Zevin, Gabrielle

When you love the first book of a trilogy, but by the last you're meh.

Quotations: 

(Aside: How much of this book--nay, my life--have I spent "trying not to cry"? When I think of the wasted effort!)

reviewdate: 
Jan 12 2015
isn: 
978-0-374-38075-5
Jan 17 13:18

Far From You

author: 
Sharpe, Tess

When we meet Sophie Winters she's in rehab against her will and has survived a life-threatening car accident, addiction to painkillers related to the life-threatening car accident, and the murder of her best friend.

reviewdate: 
Jan 15 2014
isn: 
978-142318462-1
Jan 11 18:07

The Library of Congress recognizes Rape in universities and colleges

Highlights from the December 2014 SACO editorial meeting and LCSH monthly list.


Photo from a demo against campus rape culture at Columbia University, from Carry That Weight blog.

Jan 11 16:31

Station Eleven

author: 
Mandel, Emily St. John

It took me a little while to get into this post-pandemic novel, but once I was in it, I was uncomfortably in the lonely world where only .6% of the population survives a flu outbreak. I'm still not getting a flu shot, btw.

reviewdate: 
Jan 8 2015
isn: 
978-0-385-35331-1