When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon

Dimple and Rishi may both be 18-year-old Indian Americans getting ready to head off to college, but they couldn’t be more different.  Dimple is rebellious.  She is desperate to be free from her parents’ expectations and finally focus on her dream – to become the next rising star in the tech industry after attending Stanford.  […]

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Star Wars: From a Certain Point of View

This is a collection of 40 short stories by 40+ different authors that cover iconic scenes from Star Wars, but told from the points of view of background and side characters. The characters range from droids to Cantina patrons to Stormtroopers and everything in between. How did the red droid feel when it was sent […]

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“Dear Fahrenheit 451” by Annie Spence

Librarian Annie Spence has had many different relationships with books in her life, and this collection of lovingly crafted letters details the conversations she has had with them. You will read about how Forever by Judy Blume shaped her adolescence, and how she apologizes to The Ice-Skater’s Bible, 1982 edition by Richard Montgomery because she has […]

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“Bored and Brilliant: How Spacing Out Can Unlock Your Most Productive and Creative Self” by Manoush Zomorodi

Have you noticed that your productivity and creativity have gone down?  Do you have problem staying focus on projects at home or at work? Do you find yourself constantly interrupting your reading, or other things, to check your email, messages, Facebook, and other social media? Manoush Zomorodi, host of WNYC’s popular podcast and radio show […]

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The Café by the Sea by Jenny Colgan

Flora fled from a tiny island in Scotland called Mure years before. She exchanged small island life for the bright lights of London and never looked back. That is until Flora’s law firm took on their most important client—one who just happens to be renovating the biggest property on Mure. Flora gets thrown back into […]

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