You’re on the reserve list for Personal by Lee Child. You’re waiting patiently for an email or phone call that your copy is ready to pick up but you need a book in your hands right now. And you’re in the mood for a thriller. Even though Lee Child’s c...

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 Election Day 2014 is now history!  There was certainly no lack of excitement in the mid-term elections, with control of the U.S. Senate in play and many races for state offices going down to the wire.  It isn't over yet, with run-off ...
  Station Eleven is one of those books that you can’t just read; you have to talk about it. Right away. In fact, that’s the reason I picked it up when I did – a friend had just finished it and told me I had to dive in, just so we could discuss ...

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We hope you are registered to join us for our "Organizing and Prepping Thanksgiving" event tonight at Aspen Drive Library.  We will have a full house as Chef Dave Esau of Dave's Specialty Foods in Mount Prospect helps us get a jump on planning f...

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I still have music running through my head after my visit to the fantastic “David Bowie Is’’ exhibition last week at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago. I spent two hours taking in his influential music, creative costumes, extensive filmograph...