Episode 9 Show Notes

 

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 9 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS

Robin by Dave Itzkoff reviewed: A planet called Williams, inhabited by a troubled comic genius

Reese Witherspoon to release lifestyle book called Whiskey in a Teacup

FILMS
Five of The Avengers got matching tattoos

Sherlock Holmes 3 is officially happening

Deadpool 2 script originally had Deadpool as a dad

TV
Are the books on the upcoming show The Great American Read really great or just entertaining. You decide.

 

GIVEAWAY
This week we’ll be giving away an advanced copy of The Favorite Sister by Jessica Knoll. Listen for the clue word and email it to tothestacksandbeyond@gmail.com AND subscribe to tothestacksandbeyond.com to be eligible! Contest ends at midnight on May 11th!  U.S Residents Only. Good luck!

LIBRARY NEWS NATIONAL

Michelle Obama to deliver keynote at the 2018 ALA Conference

Boy sells lemonade to support libraries

Vending Machines Bring Books and Learning to ‘Book Deserts’

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS
Rockwood Library
Sock Bat Workshop
May 12, 2018 @ 2:00 – 5:30 pm
Love sock monkeys? Enjoy the age old tradition of turning socks into stuffed animal for your room. Learn helpful stitching and soft-sculpture techniques while making your own cuddly bat. Fun for both the beginner and more advanced crafters. We will use clean, up-cycled colorful cotton knit sock parts and felt made from recycled plastic bags to create these critters. Take home your own hand-stitched sock bat by the end of the workshop. Class taught by guest artist and toymaker Suzanne Moulton. Register HERE.

Hillsboro Public Library
Armor and Prop Making 101
May 13, 2018 @ 2:00 – 5:00 pm
Learn the basics of creating props and armor with cardstock, foam, and plastic.

Lake Oswego Public Library
Drawing Workshop Series
The Drawing Workshop Series will focus on improving drawing skills through observation and technique. Call 503.675.2540 to sign up!
We will meet on the Saturdays of each month at 9:00 AM. Students will be let in at the front of the library, before we open at 10:00 AM.
Each month will have a specific focus:
May: Still Life (starts May 5)
June: Landscape (starts June 2)
July: People (starts July 7)
Drawing supplies provided!

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES
What you Want to See by Kristen Lepionka (Mystery)
How it Happened by Michael Koryta (Thriller)
War Storm by Victoria Aveyard (Young Adult)

FILM RELEASES
Breaking In (Thriller)
The Life of the Party (Comedy)

DVD RELEASES
Black Panther (Action/Adventure)
The Bold Type Season 1 
(Comedy/Drama)

CURRENTLY READING
Unbury Carol by Josh Malerman (Thriller/Horror)
Pet Sematary by Stephen King (Horror)
We Are Never Meeting in Real Life by Samantha Irby (Humor/Memoir)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: Altered Carbon, The Handmaid’s Tale
Films: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, Game Night, Sleeping with Other People

That’s the show notes for To the Stacks and Beyond. A reminder next week is our 10th episode and then we will be on break the weak after that. Thanks for listening and reading. Head to tothestacksandbeyond.com home page to subscribe to be entered into giveaways. U.S Residents Only.

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Episode 8 Show Notes

 

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 8 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS
How many books did the average American read in the last year?

Guillermo Del Toro’s Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark adaptation is coming

Rappers are freestyling Llama Llama Red Pajama

FILMS
Amy Adams will star in the adaptation of The Woman in the Window

TV
The top 100 books have been named for the PBS show The Great American Read

Double Dare is coming back to Nickelodeon this summer

A longer teaser of Castle Rock has been released

TRUE CRIME
HBO docu-series of Michelle McNamara’s Golden State Killer book is moving quickly now that there’s been an arrest

GIVEAWAY
This week we’ll be giving away an advanced copy of The Favorite Sister by Jessica Knoll. Listen for the clue word and email it to tothestacksandbeyond@gmail.com AND subscribe to tothestacksandbeyond.com to be eligible! Contest ends at midnight on May 11th!  U.S Residents Only. Good luck!

LIBRARY NEWS NATIONAL

Emory Library acquires 5,000 Polaroids from Atlanta’s Andy Warhol

Doylstown Library opens new outdoor extension

Local Library Makes Renting Movies and TV series more reliable with GoChip Beam

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS
Oregon City Public Library
May the Fourth
May 4, 2018 @ 5:30 – 7:30 pm
In a library not so far away…we’re celebrating Star Wars Day! Drop in for an evening of free activities, games, and prizes for kids of all ages and their families. Costumes highly encouraged.

Cedar Mill Community Library
Epic Infinity Comic Crisis Extravaganza 
May 4, 2018 @ 4:00 – 6:00 pm
Like comics or art? Know a lot about superheroes? Want to play some art games? This event is for you! We’ll set up a mini convention in the library for teens and tweens. Prizes ! Costumes and cosplays encouraged. For ages 11-18.

Sherwood Center for the Arts
WCCLS Art of the Story: Festival Finale Showcase Concert
Saturday, May 5, 2018 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Sherwood Center for the Arts
Reception: 6:15-6:45 pm with complimentary beverages and hors d’oeuvres with Reedville Catering. A No Host bar will also be provided by Smockville Brewhouse. Concert at 7 featuring student slam winner and adult slam winner.

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES
The World of All Souls by Deborah Harkness (Fantasy)
The Crooked Staircase by Dean Koontz (Thriller)
Run, Hide, Fight Back by April Henry (Young Adult)

FILM RELEASES
Bad Samaritan (Horror/Thriller)

DVD RELEASES
Into the Fade (Crime/Drama)
Fifty Shades Freed 
(Drama/Romance)
Please Stand By (Comedy/Drama)

CURRENTLY READING
Unbury Carol by Josh Malerman (Thriller/Horror)
Pet Sematary by Stephen King (Horror)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: Altered Carbon, The Handmaid’s Tale
Films: Avengers: Infinity War, Pitch Perfect 3, The Last Jedi

That’s the show notes for To the Stacks and Beyond. Thanks for listening and reading. Head to tothestacksandbeyond.com home page to subscribe to be entered into giveaways. U.S Residents Only.

Please leave a review on Apple Podcast or whatever platform listen podcasts on.  Email me to feature an event going on at your library and to learn more
about the podcast and I would love to find some sponsors! Free giveaways every month if you sign up for our mailing list! Share To the Stacks and Beyond with anyone and everyone who loves books, films, television, true crime, and libraries!

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Episode 7 Show Notes

 

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 7 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS
Jean Marzollo, author of I Spy books dies at the age of 75

Finnish School devotes entire week to reading as an experiment

FILMS
Saudi Arabia breaks cinema ban with Black Panther screening

First trailer for Mary Shelley

TV
Megan Abbott’s book, Dare Me, will be adapted into a series on USA

First trailer of the new Lifetime series based on You by Caroline Kepnes

The first trailer of Sharp Objects is finally here!!! Based on the book by Gillian Flynn

TRUE CRIME
The Golden State Killer has been captured after over thirty years

GIVEAWAY
Congratulations to Brittany from Nevada for being the winner of a copy of Strange Weather by Joe Hill . Subscribe to tothestacksandbeyond.com to be eligible for future giveaways!  U.S Residents Only.

LIBRARY NEWS NATIONAL

Berkeley County Library branches announce a Go Green Initiative
Library to offer second Murder Mystery Dinner Theater
Poetry makes a comeback at Waterford Township Public Library

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS
Lake Oswego Public Library
First Tuesday Music: Dan Balmer
May 1, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Portland guitar legend and First Tuesday favorite Dan Balmer returns for May Day. Dan and his fellow musicians will entertain with their distinctive mix of jazz, rock, soul, blues, and country.

Central Library
Brown Bag Lunch and Learn: Brain Health
May 3, 2018 @ 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Discover how what you eat affects the brain. Learn natural strategies that support the health of the nervous system, enhance neurological performance and prevent the onset of Alzheimer’s, MS and other conditions.

Oregon City Public Library
May the Fourth
May 4, 2018 @ 5:30 – 7:30 pm
In a library not so far away…we’re celebrating Star Wars Day! Drop in for an evening of free activities, games, and prizes for kids of all ages and their families. Costumes highly encouraged.

Springfield Public Library
Virtual Reality Learning Lab
Mondays and Tuesdays @ 6:30 and 7:10 pm

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES
Limelight by Amy Poeppel (Women’s Contemporary Fiction)
The Perfect Mother
by Aimee Molloy (Psychological Thriller)
Dead Girls
by Abigail Tarttelin (Mystery)

FILM RELEASES
Avengers: Infinity War

DVD RELEASES
The Commuter (Action)
Hostiles
(Drama/Western)
Maze Runner: The Death Cure (Sci-Fi)

CURRENTLY READING
The Kind Worth Killing by Peter Swanson (Psychological Suspense)
Unbury Carol by Josh Malerman (Thriller/Horror)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: MasterChef Junior, The Simpsons
Films: The Quiet Place, Black Panther

That’s the show notes for To the Stacks and Beyond. Thanks for listening and reading. Head to tothestacksandbeyond.com home page to subscribe to be entered into giveaways. U.S Residents Only.

Please leave a review on Apple Podcast or whatever platform listen podcasts on.  Email me to feature an event going on at your library and to learn more
about the podcast and I would love to find some sponsors! Free giveaways every month if you sign up for our mailing list! Share To the Stacks and Beyond with anyone and everyone who loves books, films, television, true crime, and libraries!

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Episode 4 Show Notes

 

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 4 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS

Book Riot poses a difficult question to readers: If you could only read one author for the rest of your life who would you choose?

In a Dark, Dark, Wood by Ruth Ware will be adapted into a film thanks to Reese Witherspoon’s production company and a writer has been found

Ursula K. Le Guin’s Electronica Album

A Comics Benefit Anthology Called Where We Live Will Be Released in Memory of The Vegas Shooting Survivors

Hope Never Dies by Andrew Shaffer, An Obama/Biden Mystery will be released this summer

FILMS
A ridiculous new trailer for Deadpool 2.

Tessa Thompson and Chris Hemsworth will star in the Men in Black reboot.

TV

Hulu releases the first full length trailer for the second season of The Handmaid’s Tale.

GIVEAWAY
The winner of a plush bunny from the Sarah’s Scribbles comics by Sarah Andersen will be announced tomorrow! Subscribe to To the Stacks and Beyond to be entered into future giveaways!

LIBRARY NEWS NATIONAL

Public Library Association brings Short Story Dispensers to U.S. public libraries

Drag queen debut: P.E.I. library hosts special storytime

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS
West Linn Public Library
Book Club: Poetry Night
April 2, 2018
The library’s Adult Book Club focuses on contemporary literary fiction, although non-fiction and classic works are read as well. All titles are selected by the members of the Book Club. This month in honor of National Poetry Month we will have Poetry Night (be prepared to discuss your favorite poem or poet).

Canby Public Library
Master Gardener Series
April 3, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
Starting a vegetable garden from seeds and transplants. Start growing a great food supply in your very own backyard.

North Portland Library
Our Story: Portland’s Rhymes and Hip-Hop Life
April 3, 2018 @ 6:00 – 7:30pm
Join us for a special performance led by Mic Crenshaw, featuring Cool Nutz, and Libretto. Be part of a discussion of hip-hop history in the Northwest and how it has influenced our lives and our culture.

Tigard Public Library
Author Visit: Willy Vlautin: Don’t Skip Out on Me
April 4, 2018 @ 7:00 – 8:00 pm
Award-winning novelist Willy Vlautin will discuss his latest novel about a young ranch hand raised in the mountains of Nevada goes on a quest to become a champion boxer to prove his worth. Books will be available for sale and signing.

Tualatin Public Library
International Beaver Day
April 5, 2018 @ 7:00 – 8:00 pm
Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge will join us to talk about beavers, their importance in ecosystems, as well as other wetland animals. We’ll take a look at pictures and videos of beavers and their relatives from right here in Tualatin. We’ll also view specimens, a beaver pelt and skull, and logs/wood chips beavers have chewed.

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES
Before I Let Go by Kelly Rimmer (Contemporary)
All the Beautiful Lies by Peter Swanson (Thriller)
The Neighbors by Hannah Mary McKinnon (Mystery)
Curiosity: The Story of a Mars Rover by Markus Motum (Children’s)

FILM RELEASES
Ready Player One (Sci-fi)
A Quiet Place (Horror)
Chappaquiddick (Historical Thriller)

DVD RELEASES
Insidious: The Last Key (Horror)
13 Reasons Why (Drama)
Thelma (Thriller)
Jane (Documentary)
Father Figures (Comedy)

CURRENTLY READING
Force of Nature by Jane Harper (Mystery Thriller)
Herding Cats by Sarah Andersen (Graphic Novel/Comics)
Endurance: A Year of Space,  A Lifetime of Discovery by Scott Kelly (Memoir)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: Love, 
Films: Annihilation, Blade Runner 2049, When We First Met

That’s the show notes for the fourth episode of To the Stacks and Beyond. Thanks for listening and reading. Head to tothestacksandbeyond.com home page to subscribe to be entered into giveaways.

Please leave a review on Apple Podcast or whatever platform listen podcasts on.  Email me to feature an event going on at your library and to learn more
about the podcast and I would love to find some sponsors! Free giveaways every month if you sign up for our mailing list! Share To the Stacks and Beyond with anyone and everyone who loves books, films, television, true crime, and libraries!

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Episode 3 Show Notes

 

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 3 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS

With a release date of October 9, 2018, Markus Zusak’s Bridge of Clay is anticipated by readers and fans of THE BOOK THIEF around the world.

Emma Watson Picks Heart Berries For Feminist Book Club

LibraryThing Acquires Litsy

Sarah Anderson of Sarah’s Scribbles is coming to Portland on March 27th to the downtown location of Powell’s Books. She draws silly comics that make my laugh every day and is the author of Adulthood is a Myth, Big Mushy Happy Lump, and Herding Cats will which will be released on March 27th! uses hilarious (and adorable) comics to illustrate the very specific growing pains that occur on your way to becoming a mature, put-together grownup.

FILMS
A new trailer for Avengers: Infinity War



TV
13 Reasons Why study show how beneficial the show is to teens

All about Season 2 of the hit crime drama Mindhunter

Amazon’s LOTR Series Reportedly Costs $500 Million

GIVEAWAY
Congratulations to Maya for winning a copy of I’ll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara! Subscribe to To the Stacks and Beyond to be entered into future giveaways!

LIBRARY NEWS NATIONAL

314 Items Stolen From Carnegie  Library Rare Books Room

PENNSYLVANIA
The Lillian Marrero Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia is the first library to partner with Philabundance to host a weekly free produce market!

CANADA
Oshawa library to launch mobile Wi-Fi hot spot lending service
The service, which follows a popular Toronto library program, gives those who don’t have internet at home unlimited access for a week.

NEW ZEALAND
Invercargill Library team wins award for Kardashian inspired shoot

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS
Garden Home Community Library – GHCL Annex
Spring Splendors & Seed Swap
March 24, 2018
Join us for an all-ages seasonal program with a seed swap, paper flower making, music, and refreshments.

Kenton Library
No-Bake Desserts
March 25, 2018 @ 2:00 – 3:30 pm
Families can learn with their kiddos how to make simple healthy desserts. There will be something for everyone, whether it’s for an afterschool snack or a special weekend treat. It’s easy, it’s healthy, it’s fun ! Samples will be given at the end of the program.

Beaverton City Library
Spring Break Movie: 2001: A Space Odyssey
March 26, 2018 @ 5:30 – 8:00pm
Blast off into Spring Break by meeting Hal in this 50th Anniversary showing of “2001: A Space Odyssey.” All ages (under 10 must be accompanied by adult).

Oregon City Public Library
Pioneer Women of Oregon City
March 27, 2018 @ 4:30 – 6:00 pm
Come celebrate Women’s History Month with us, and meet the women of early Oregon City. These city women didn’t sit home all day tending the fire and making dinner – they ran schools, stores, fought for the vote and formed organizations for the betterment of the city. Join local historian, Karin Morey, as she takes us on a journey through Old Oregon City and introduces us to the women that helped make this city what it is today!

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES 3/27/18
Tangerine by Christine Mangan (Fiction)
Herding Cats by Sarah Andersen (Graphic Novel)

FILM RELEASES
Pacific Rim: Uprising
Midnight Sun
Sherlock Gnomes
Isle of Dogs
Unsane
Ready Player One (March 29)

DVD RELEASES
Star Wars Episode VIII: Th e Last Jedi
Last Men in Aleppo
The Last Movie Star
Legion Season 1
Mr. Robot Season 3
The Americans Season 5

CURRENTLY READING
Force of Nature by Jane Harper (Mystery Thriller)
My Best Friend’s Exorcism by Grady Hendrix (Young Adult/Horror)
Life by Cynthia Rylant (Children’s)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: Friends from College, MasterChef Junior, Are You Afraid of the Dark?
Films: Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi, Murder on the Orient Express

That’s the show notes for the third episode of To the Stacks and Beyond. Thanks for listening and reading. Head to tothestacksandbeyond.com home page to subscribe to be entered into giveaways.

Please leave a review on Apple Podcast or whatever platform listen podcasts on.  Email me to feature an event going on at your library and to learn more
about the podcast and I would love to find some sponsors! Free giveaways every month if you sign up for our mailing list! Share To the Stacks and Beyond with anyone and everyone who loves books, films, television, true crime, and libraries!

Official Website: http://tothestacksandbeyond.com
Email: tothestacksandbeyond@gmail.com
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Twitter: @stacksandbeyond https://twitter.com/stacksandbeyond
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