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.

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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 6 Show Notes

 

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 6 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS
Famous author of Fear Street and Goosebumps series R. L. Stine is teaching a horror class for kids online

FILMS
Joe Wright will direct the adaptation of the book The Woman in the Window

TV
The horror book NOS4A2 by Joe Hill will be adapted into a television series on AMC

HBO to develop docuseries based on I’ll Be Gone in the Dark

GIVEAWAY
Strange Weather by Joe Hill will be the next giveaway on Friday the 13th. The clue word was announced in the episode. Subscribe AND email the winning word to tothestacksandbeyond.com to be entered! Winner will be announced on Saturday April 14th. Subscribe to To the Stacks and Beyond to be entered into future giveaways! U.S Residents Only.

LIBRARY NEWS NATIONAL

National Library Week is April 8th-14th and National Library Worker Day is April 10th! Nominate a librarian who has helped your life!

Nampa Public Library celebrates National Library Week
Rockingham County Library to offer new bookmobile with amenities beyond printed books
Why So Many Public Libraries are Now Giving Out Seeds

 

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS
Tualatin Public Library
Music by the Whiskey Darlings
April 15, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
The Whiskey Darlings is a down home duo from Portland, OR, featuring sweet harmonies, acoustic guitars, and mandolin.

Hillsboro Public Library
Cosplay Meet-Up
April 22, 2018 @ 3:00 – 6:00 pm
Currently working on a costume or need help starting one? Have a cool prop you want to show off? Want to meet other cosplayers in the area? This meet-up for is for you! Whether you’re a sewer or prop-maker, fantasy adventurer or space pirate, all ages, skill levels, and skill sets are welcome.

Hollywood Library
Spring Birdfeeders
April 23, 2018 @ 3:30 – 4:30 pm
Join Growing Gardens and create a birdfeeder for spring birds.

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES
Wytches by Scott Snyder (Graphic Novel/Horror)

FILM RELEASES
Ghost Stories (Horror)
The Quiet Place (Horror)
Rampage
(Action/Adventure)
Truth or Dare
(Horror)

DVD RELEASES
The Post (Drama)
The Commuter 
(Action/Adventure)

CURRENTLY READING
The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum (Children’s/Classic)
Unbury Carol by Josh Malerman (Thriller/Horror)
Psycho
by Robert Bloch (Horror)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: Crazyhead
Films: Gerald’s Game

SPECIAL FRIDAY THE 13th RECOMMENDATIONS


That’s the show notes for our special Friday the 13th episode six of To the Stacks and Beyond. We’ll be on break next week and then back weekly on Fridays! 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 5 Show Notes

 

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 5 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS
David Sedaris’ newest book Calypso will be out this May

The new trailer of The House with a Clock in its Walls based on the children’s book will star Jack Black and Cate Blanchett

FILMS
Beetlejuice is celebrating its 30 year anniversary and will be adapted into a musical

TV
The Great American Read will premiere on PBS this May and is an eight-part television and online series designed to spark a national conversation about reading and the books that have inspired, moved, and shaped us.

Gormenghast will be brought back to the small screen by Neil Gaiman

Stranger Things is coming to Universal Studios in Hollywood and Orlando this for Halloween Horror Nights this fall
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GIVEAWAY
Congratulations to Polina for being the  winner of a plush bunny from the Sarah’s Scribbles comics by Sarah Andersen!  Strange Weather by Joe Hill will be are next giveaway on Friday the 13th. I will be announcing a clue word. Subscribe AND email the winning word to tothestacksandbeyond.com to be entered! Winner will be announced on Saturday April 14th. Subscribe to To the Stacks and Beyond to be entered into future giveaways! U.S Residents Only.

LIBRARY NEWS NATIONAL

National Library Week is April 8th-14th and National Library Worker Day is April 10th! Nominate a librarian who has helped your life!

In a world filled with anxiety, picture books  can help parents address children’s fears

Internet access is quietly changing Seattle’s tent cities

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS
Cedar Mill Community Library
Author Talk | Zita Podany
April 6, 2018 @ 6:30 – 7:45 pm
In its heyday, Vanport was the second-largest city in Oregon with a population of over 40,000 residents. It was a city with many firsts. It was a city that touched many lives in a very short period of time. And on May 30, 1948, it was a city that disappeared just as quickly as it came into existence. Join Zita Podany, author of Vanport, from the Images of America series,
for a historical presentation on this remarkable city and its legacy that will
not soon be forgotten. This program is free and recommended for adults and teens, ages 16 and older.

Beaverton City Library
An Afternoon of Poetry & Jazz with Poet Emmett Wheatfall & Friends
April 7, 2018 @ 1:00 – 2:00 pm
In honor of National Poetry Month, local author and poet Emmett Wheatfall and local jazz musicians will present lyrical poetry in the style of the late Langston Hughes. Free and open to the public; no registration required.

Central Library
Brown Bag Lunch and Learn: How to have a Positive Relationship with Stress
April 12, 2018 @ 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Wish you could break up with stress? Instead, learn new ways to appreciate the challenges and opportunities that stress can bring to your life. Relaxation and coping skills will be discussed and demonstrated.

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES
The Birthday List by Devney Perry (Contemporary)
The Trauma Cleaner by Sarah Krasnostein (Biography)
In Conclusion, Don’t Worry About It by Lauren Graham (Memoir)

FILM RELEASES
Blockers (Comedy)

DVD RELEASES
The Greatest Showman (Musical)
Phantom Thread (Drama)
Molly’s Game (Thriller)
My Friend Dahmer (Independent/Biography)
All the Money in the World (Drama)

CURRENTLY READING
Force of Nature by Jane Harper (Mystery Thriller)
Endurance: A Year of Space,  A Lifetime of Discovery by Scott Kelly (Memoir)
Prince Ribbit by Jonathan Emmett (Children’s)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: Altered Carbon, Vampire Diaries, Gravity Falls 
Films: Ready Player One, Stand By Me

That’s the show notes for episode five of To the Stacks and Beyond. Stay tuned for a special horror episode next week for Friday the 13th! We’ll be on break the week after that and then back weekly on Fridays! 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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