This is a mystery novel set within the confines of a ward (or congregation) in the Church of Latter Day Saints, and the Mormon culture plays a defining role in the story. Without the religious backdrop, the plot would seem ordinary: a housewife finds...
    Welcome to Warp Zone! This is the second installment of our video game blog, which features new or interesting games that can be checked out for free with your library card.   With the holidays coming up, it is safe to say t...

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Nora Webster by Colm Toibin Set in Wexford, Ireland, 40-year-old Nora is a recent widow, left with four children and little money. She begins the journey of creating a new life for herself without Maurice, the love of her life. Afraid that she will ...

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  This was the response I got when I told people I was going to Bouchercon, otherwise known as the World Mystery Convention, in Long Beach, California. It’s called Bouchercon in honor of Anthony Boucher, a distinguished mystery and science fict...

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Celebrated director Mike Nichols passed away yesterday -- he was 83.  Conquering virtually every entertainment medium, Nichols is one of the privileged few in the arts community to achieve "EGOT" status, scoring Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and multiple...