Gaslight Square: an oral history

Reviewed by Maureen on July 7, 2017

Tags: Entertainment and Popular Culture, History, Nonfiction


Smoke Gets in Your Eyes and Other Lessons from the Crematory by Caitlin Doughty

Reviewed by Lindsay on June 30, 2017

Tags: History, Humor, Memoir, Nonfiction, Science


My Family for the War

Reviewed by Maureen on May 8, 2017

Tags: Fiction, Historical Fiction, History, War, Young Adult


Delicious! a novel, by Ruth Reichl

Delicious! a novel, by Ruth Reichl

Reviewed by Maureen on December 12, 2016

Tags: Cooking, Fiction, History, War


Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff

Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff

Reviewed by Lindsay on November 22, 2016

Tags: Biography, History, Nonfiction, War


Rolling Blackouts: Dispatches from Turkey, Syria, and Iraq by Sarah Glidden

Rolling Blackouts: Dispatches from Turkey, Syria, and Iraq by Sarah Glidden

Reviewed by Lindsay on November 4, 2016

Tags: Graphic Novel, History, Memoir, Nonfiction, Politics, Religion, War


Sonia Sotomayor: A Judge Grows in the Bronx/La Juez que Creció en el Bronx by Jonah Winter; ill. by Edel Rodriguez

Sonia Sotomayor: A Judge Grows in the Bronx/La Juez que Creció en el Bronx by Jonah Winter; ill. by Edel Rodriguez

Reviewed by Lindsay on November 4, 2016

Tags: Biography, History, Juvenile, Nonfiction, Picture Book, Politics


Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream by Tanya Lee Stone

Reviewed by Lindsay on September 23, 2016

Tags: History, Juvenile, Nonfiction, Science


Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War by Steve Sheinkin

Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War by Steve Sheinkin

Reviewed by Lindsay on September 14, 2016

Tags: History, Nonfiction, Politics, War, Young Adult


The Ghost Map: The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic--and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World by Steven Johnson

The Ghost Map: The Story of London’s Most Terrifying Epidemic–and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World by Steven Johnson

Reviewed by Lindsay on September 13, 2016

Tags: Health, History, Science