April 8, 2015 | madame librarian
Charlaine Harris's A Bone to Pick debuted on Saturday, April 4 and will be shown again throughout the month of April on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Channel. Joanne Fluke's Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder will debut on Saturday, May 2. No date announced for Peter King's Dying on the Vine.
Chocolate chip cookie murder by Joanne Fluke. In Lake Eden, Minnesota, Hannah Swensen's Cookie Jar is the place to be. In addition to delicious cookies and great coffee, Hannah and her gang are clever amateur detectives.
A bone to pick by Charlaine Harris. As a member of the Real Murders Club, librarian Aurora Teagarden and her group try to solve baffling cases. When Aurora unexpectedly inherits an old house complete with an unidentified skull, they have a real murder to solve.
April 7, 2015 | madame librarian
Using e-readers, tablets in the evening could harm sleep quality according to a recent study from Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The convenience of reading a light weight, lit reader in bed may not outweigh the disruption of sleep patterns. The report recommended turning e-readers off at least two hours before bedtime.
April 4, 2015 | madame librarian
The Dream Lover: a novel by Elizabeth Berg — New York Times bestselling author, Elizabeth Berg will be speaking at Nicola's Books in Ann Arbor on Tuesday, April 21 at 7:00 PM about her newest work, a historical novel based on the life of George Sand, nineteenth century author.