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

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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

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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.

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Episode 2 Show Notes

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 2 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS

Stephen Hawking died this week on Pi Day in a weird coincidence
Remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see and about what makes the universe exist. Be curious. And however difficult life may seem , there is always something you can do, and succeed at. It matters that you don’t give up.”

Stephen Hawking, world renowned physicist and author of books, including A Brief History of Time and The Theory of Everything, died in his home in Cambridge. Hawking was known for his work with black holes and relativity, and he appeared as himself on television shows including The Simpsons and The Big Bang Theory.

Gillian Flynn: “Dread Is Probably My Favorite Emotion
Michelle Obama’s Memoir, Becoming, will be released this fall
Malala will release a new book this fall

FILMS
Are You Afraid of the Dark? gets film remake by the screenwriter of Stephen King’s It released last year. The Midnight Society will be coming to the big screen and if you check out the video I’ll have in the show notes you’ll see who freaky the clowns were in multiple episodes. I have one library in my area that has the entire set and I will be rewatching all of them very soon. October 11 2019. I think this is the same time that the second part of the new It will be released as well. I love October and I love scary films and I’m so excited. Luckily I will have Stranger Things 3 to hold me over.



TV
Sharp Objects limited HBO series will premiere at ATX Television Festival
The second teaser trailer for The Handmaid’s Tale has been released
Making a Murderer will have a second season in 2019 and a new series Convicting a Murderer will be released showing the prosecutions side

LIBRARY NEWS NATIONAL

UTAH 
Beginning in January 2018, NASA began a year-long series of monthly topics, focusing on extending human presence in the Solar System. Each month will include themed outreach materials for your programs/exhibits. Castle Dale Library has signed up to present these programs to the community!

OHIO
To help reach an underserved portion of readers, at least two central Ohio library systems have begun to implement programs and storytimes dedicated to patrons on the autism spectrum.

 

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS
Cedar Mill Community Library – Bethany Location
Spring Cleaning Sale
March 17, 2018 – March, 31, 2018
Spring has officially begun, which means that it’s time for our annual Spring Cleaning Sale! If you’re in the mood for something great to read at an excellent price, stop by and see what suits your fancy! The sale starts on Saturday, March 17, and ends on Saturday, March 31. See you then!

Rockwood Library
Zumba for the Whole Family!
March 17, 2018 @ 2:00 – 3:00 pm
First come, first served. Zumba is class that combines dance and fitness moves with Latin and international music. Learn at your own pace, no experience required.

Beaverton City Library
A Wrinkle in Time Party
March 19, 2018 @ 4:00 – 5:00pm
Celebrate the classic book and new movie!

Garden Home Community Library
Documentary Screening: Jane
March 20, 2018 @ 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Join us for this newly-released documentary that celebrates the life and accomplishments of primatology scientist Jane Goodall. “Drawing from over 100 hours of never-before-seen footage that has been tucked away in the National Geographic archives for over 50 years, award-winning director Brett Morgen tells the story  of JANE, a woman whose chimpanzee research challenged the male-dominated scientific consensus of her time and revolutionized our understanding of the natural world” (National Geographic). Everyone is invited / This event is free

Garden Home Community Library
Author Talk: Building the Willamette Valley Wine Industry
March 22, 2018 @ 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Garden Home Community Library
Documentary Screening: Jane
March 20, 2018 @ 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Barbara Smith Randall will present her book, “Willamette Valley Wineries,” a pictorial history of the Willamette Valley wine industry. The book illustrates the challenges, hardships and ultimate success of the Willamette Valley wineries. Randall shares the history through photographs and stories from winemakers and their families, as well as the resources at Linfield College’s Oregon Wine History Archives in McMinnville, Oregon. Books will be available for purchase and signing at a cost of $22.99 each. Everyone is invited / This event is free.

CAN YOU LIKE THE WORK OF THE CREATOR WITHOUT LIKING THE CREATOR?
A discussion about different authors and actors sexual harassment allegations and how it affects their work.

BOOK GIVEAWAY I’ll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara
Please subscribe for your chance to win our next giveaway which will be on March 23rd. The link is on the homepage for To the Stacks and Beyond.

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES 3/13/18
Women of Resistance: Poems for a New Feminism (Poetry)

BOOK RELEASES 3/20/18
The New Farm by Brent Preston (Nonfiction)

FILM RELEASES
Tomb Raider
Love, Simon

DVD RELEASES
The Vanishing of Sidney Hall
Jumanji
Downsizing
Small Town Crime

CURRENTLY READING
The Last Place You Look by Kristin Lepionka (Thriller)
I’ll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara (True Crime)
Creepy Pair of Underwear by Aaron Reynolds (Children’s)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
I watched the original Blade Runner this week and I’m watching a clever sitcom starring Kristen Bell in a show called The Good Place.

 

That’s the show notes for the second 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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