Ada Lovelace Day aims to raise the profile of women in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) by encouraging people around the world to talk about the women whose work they admire. Check out these fascinating reads for kids about and/or by accomplished women in STEM fields.
Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes has captured the imagination of readers for over 120 years. And in that time, the character has gone far beyond Doyle, with authors of all genres telling tales about the legendary sleuth of Baker Street. Here are just a few.
Ada Lovelace Day aims to raise the profile of women in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) by encouraging people around the world to talk about the women whose work they admire. Check out these fascinating reads about and/or by accomplished women in STEM fields.
Reza Aslan's book about the life of Jesus has generated controversy for both the point of view adopted in the book and the publicity around the release of the work. While you wait for your copy take a look at this list of other titles that provide varying viewpoints on the life of Jesus.
Alice Munro is a master of the short story. This Nobel prize-winning author has an astonishing ability to create nuanced characters and stories that go to the heart of the complicated relations between people.
Though Munro's writing style is unique, here are some equally talented writers who elevate the short story to a fine art.
by Sarah Binns, MCL volunteer Madi Beck is living the dream of a true Pacific Northwesterner: reading and working with books, investing in the outdoors, and restoring a 14-foot camper to live in. “My...
Nestled in a back room of Rockwood Library is a space for teens to create, make and try out cutting-edge technologies. Separate from the library, the Rockwood makerspace offers local youth access to...