Octavia Butler (1947-2006) was an American Science Fiction writer who won the Nebula Award, MacArthur Award and the Hugo Award during her lifetime. Check out other books by her here.
Pioneer New York trip
Fresh, delicious, homemade bread that is easy to make. Sounds too good to be true, but that's the claim for Kneadlessly Simple, a book on order at CPL. I'm eagerly awaiting my chance at the copy, and as soon as I've tried out a recipe or two, I'll report back and let you know if the recipes really work as promised.
No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow; the urge to make everything fresh and clean is in the air. Check out CPL Housekeeping staff's eco-friendly hints to green up your clean up.
Green-up your cleanup by Jill Potvin Schoff — Keep odd socks for general dusting. Combine lemon juice or vinegar with water, boil in the microwave to help soften stuck on foods.
Green housekeeping: in which the nontoxic avenger shows you how to improve your health and that of your family while you save time, money, and, perhaps your sanity by written and illustrated by Ellen Sandbeck — Create a more green friendly home using vinegar and water as a glass cleaner.
Wednesday, May 13, 2009
Fox Hills Country Club in Plymouth Twp.
Lunch included. Seating at 11:30 with lunch at 12 noon.
Tutman is the author of Deadline, a thriller loosely based on her true life experience as a police reporter.
Tickets available at library reception desk for $25 from April 1 to May 4.
The recent release of the Marley and Me DVD got me thinking...
If you plan on getting a new dog or already have a pooch that could improve his doggie manners, check our dog training section here at the library. From puppy training to teaching an old dog new tricks we've got a wide selection of books and DVDs to help you better understand and train your dog.
Many animal shelters like the Humane Society of Huron Valley and the Michigan Humane Society also offer free animal behavior assistance .
Just for fun, please feel free to post a comment and share one of your most "embarassing" moment with your dog.
Ever heard of the Food Not Lawns movement? If you have and are planning to get an early start on growing your own foods this spring, we have goodies for you. Brussel sprouts, cabbage, marjoram, potatoes, parsley...what seeds should you plant in March? To find out, check out Martha's Spring Gardening and Rebecca's Garden, volume 3, Spring Gardening, both on DVD.
Thanks to Socstar901 for this latest Fave Five!
Marked by P.C. Cast
It is about vampires... and I LOVE vampires and romances! This book has both!
Betrayed by P.C. Cast
Next after Marked! HAS VAMPS (vampires)!! LOVE vampires.
Chosen by P.C. Cast
After Betrayed! HAS ROMANCE! LOVE VAMPS!
Untamed by P.C. Cast
After Chosen! LOVE vamps and romance!
Hunted by P.C. Cast
After Untamed! Lots of action and VAMPS and ROMANCE!