Adult Services Blog

Food AND Drink!

As inspiring as all the cooking shows like Top Chef might be, and as mouth-watering as all the wonderful cookbooks being published lately are, don’t forget the popular phrase is “Food AND Drink.” If you’re a foodie, the perfect accompaniment for your feasts could be a great glass of wine.

Girl on Fire

New Music at The Urbana Free Library!

Blues Fans! Check out the latest from Duke Robillard! Recently of Bob Dylan’s touring band, Duke Robillard is an accomplished student of classic American blues and a formidable guitarist. Aside from Dylan, Robillard has backed other luminaries such as Tom Waits, Dr. John, and John Hammond.

A Blasphemous Memoir

I read two books recently from Chicago Review Press that deal with international issues of human rights. Both were inspiring, powerful reads about women who are made the victims of their culture.

Wretched Writing

Sometimes, I’ll get stuck in a reading lull.

New Music at The Urbana Free Library!

We take great pride in bringing you not only the most popular new music titles, but also great artists whose work flies a little lower on the radar. Below are just a few of the new records from critically acclaimed artists on their way to The Urbana Free Library: