It’s getting to that time of year… the staff at the Ferndale Public Library have a special display of recommendations for local readers – featuring materials, literary and cinematic, that are utterly appreciated foundations of our lives.
Artists, authors, musicians and filmmakers whose creations have had profound impacts on our lives… Thus, that we might not even be the same person without that crucial experience of -hearing this album or reading this epic novel…
Like me… I don’t think I’d be writing – or even writing in the certain way that I do -were it not for Dr. Hunter S. Thompson’s mad odyssey documented in Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas.
How about you?
What are you thankful for, this year, (or each year)–that can be surmised in a work of literature or film? Would you like to add to our display? Next time you’re in – find your favorite book and add it to the shelf. Add a little note to express yourself, if you feel inclined. We’d love to know what it is that you love – have loved and continue to love- in the book world!
And thanks, also, for supporting your local library.
While you’re in… Make sure to utilize our recently-dedicated Pat Lind Cookbook Collection (named for our former Director of Circulation and avid baker & kitchen-crafter). It is, truly “…that time of year…” and if you’re like me, you’re scrambling, varying in enthusiasm and stress, for that perfect recipe to wow your family… (That is, if you’re also like me and not partaking of Turkey). Come see what we’ve got cookin…