Slapstick, Or, Lonesome No More! is Kurt Vonnegut’s self declared fictionalized autobiography, the story of a man who calls himself Dr. Wilbur Daffodil-11 Swain. He’s the king of Manhattan and the former President of the United States, writing us this story from a post-apocalyptic world in which the sky is yellow, gravity is inconsistent at…
200,000 miles and counting for Pima County Public Library Bookmobile driver
By PimaLib_HollySMarch 26, 2017
200,000 miles and counting for Bookmobile driver. This article by Wade Zelenak was originally published in the Arizona Daily Star on Mar. 26, 2017.
Love Letter to My Library: R.B., M.Ed.
By PimaLib_LoveLettersMarch 16, 2017
We're grateful to R.B. for taking the time to submit this Love Letter.
Meet the New Library Director
By PimaLib_HollySMarch 14, 2017
After serving as the Interim Director since October 2016, Amber Mathewson has been appointed to the position of Library Director. Having spent more than 25 years in the field, Amber brings not only a wealth of experience but a passion for literacy, intellectual freedom, and creating welcoming places for people of all ages. We recently…
Library is welcoming to all, helps teens find themselves
By PimaLib_HollySMarch 11, 2017
This article by Lauren Hebert was originally published in the Arizona Daily Star on Mar. 11, 2017.
Entre las sombras del sueño Americano por Julissa Arce
By PimaLib_NuestrasRaicesMarch 8, 2017
¿Qué aspecto tiene un inmigrante indocumentado? Esta historia es una excelente autobiografía de una persona extraordinaria que con su educación logró borrar tantos estereotipos que vamos cargando los inmigrantes de este gran país. Debo reconocer que a mí las biografías personales no me agradan tanto pero ésta me cautivó desde el primer momento. Primero, me…
March Awareness: Cerebral Palsy and Multiple Sclerosis
By PimaLib_JessicaPMarch 7, 2017
Cerebral Palsy (also called Static Encephalopathy) is a neuromuscular disease caused by brain damage before, during, or shortly after birth.
Do you have to give up normalcy to be a genius?
By PimaLib_(Dusen)BerryBloggersMarch 6, 2017
Would I, of my own sound and volition, willfully dedicate my time to reading this book? Probably not. Admittedly, the cover is super cool and features some pretty awe-worthy eyebrows, (thanks Perelman) and the summary makes the whole thing seem like some intense, gripping tale of a life-changing event—which I guess it kinda was—but still.…
How well do you know your literary dogs?
By PimaLib_JustForFunMarch 2, 2017
Looking for a great book to Read to a Dog? Or just love reading books about animals? Take the quiz, then put one of these paw-friendly books on hold! Old Yeller Marley & Me Where the Red Fern Grows The Incredible Journey Travels With Charley Sounder A Dog's Purpose Call of the Wild The Story of…
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