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While library visitors enjoy our educational DVD collection because of the travel or how-to or exercise titles, many borrowers are fascinated with the variety of stories presented in our feature documentaries. Sometimes the stories feature controversy, as in these two recent DVD additions to our collection.
[Double-click the trailers to go to full screen.] Read more about Two Recent Feature Documentaries
Although driving down the street blubbering like a big baby is not my usual form of entertainment, I’d have to say this time I rather enjoyed it. I’ve been listening to The Fault in Our Stars, by John Green. I decided to give it a try because it was on every recommended reading list from the American Library Association to the New York Times. Read more about The Fault In Our Stars
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. Read more about Food AND Drink!
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. Read more about New Music at The Urbana Free Library!