Episode 21 Show Notes

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 21 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS

‘Spotify for Cookbooks’ prepares to launch

Barack Obama’s favorite summer reads

“I Just Like Scaring Kids”: An interview with legendary R.L. Stine

FILMS

New ‘Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark’ adaptation plot details reportedly emerge

John Krasinski credits wife Emily Blunt for thriving career

Julia Roberts grapples with son’s drug addiction in Ben Is Back teaser trailer

TV

The Purge ten part television show premiered this week on USA Network

The Haunting of Hill House adaptation on Netflix premieres October 12

Ex-Libris premieres on PBS

NATIONAL LIBRARY NEWS

Toronto Public Library has a bedtime story hotline

Library has to turn away donations

At the library: Mini monet classes are starting

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS

Black Panther and Afrofuturism
Multnomah County Library | Central Library
Saturday, September 8th @ 12:00 – 4:00pm
Afrofuturism is a theory that challenges traditional representations of the future world, setting it in conjunction with African and black culture. It is a movement in literature, music, art, etc., featuring futuristic or science fiction themes which incorporate elements of black history and culture. Join us as we enjoy the feature film Black Panther and discuss how the movie relates to afrofuturism.

Books and Brew
Garden Home Community Library
Thursday, September 13th @ 7pm
Read any novel from the following list, then meet up with us in the Annex for an evening of coffee, beer, and bibliophiles.

The Art of Storytelling with Donald Altman
Oregon City Public Library
Tuesday, September 18th @ 6pm
Come join award-winning writer Donald Altman, author of more than 15 published books, to hear about the art of writing and publishing in the fields of self-help, spiritual, and personal growth. A former Buddhist monk and psychotherapist, Donald’s books integrate brain science, stories, and how-to elements.


EVENT PICK OF THE WEEK

OMSI New monthly planetarium concert series called Kendall Concerts: Music Under the Dome. Every month, musicians from all genres will perform in the planetarium with lasers, stars, and galaxies flashing across the domed screen (it’s super cool).

Concert Schedule

The Bylines | October 14, 7 p.m.
A jazz-inspired, story-driven pop duo, who most recently worked with the Oregon Symphony and Carnegie Hall to create the “Lullaby Project”.


The Bookmobile Babe

A non-profit organization that provides literary resources to underserved populations in Portland.

We’re doing a book exchange where we ask for kids books for ages 1-18 and then people can take a book home from us as well.

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES

The Dinner List by Rebecca Serle (Romance/Magical Realism)
Dark Age by Pierce Brown, Red Rising #5 (Sci-Fi/Fantasy)
I Know You Know by Gilly MacMillan (Thriller/Mystery)

FILM RELEASES

THIS FRIDAY
The Nun (Horror)
Peppermint (Drama, Thriller)

NEXT FRIDAY
Predator (Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller)
A Simple Favor (Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller)

DVD RELEASES

THIS TUESDAY
Ocean’s 8 (Comedy, Crime, Action)
Hearts Beat Loud (Drama, Music)

NEXT TUESDAY
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi)

CURRENTLY READING

The 1990s Teen Horror Cycle: Final Girls and a New Hollywood Formula by Alexandra West (Nonfiction/Entertainment)
Final Girls by Riley Sager
Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: Everything Sucks!, iZombie, Orange is the New Black, Castle Rock, Disenchantment, Regular Show
Films: The Parent Trap, Cloverfield Paradox, Won’t You Be My Neighbor

That’s the show notes for To the Stacks and Beyond. Thanks for listening and reading. Stay tuned for what I’m doing next as this may be the last episode of To the Stacks and Beyond for now or forever but I have something else in the works…

 

Episode 20 Show Notes

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 20 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS

A few of Gillian Flynn’s favorite things

Keanu Reeves is publishing ‘esoteric’ books under his own new imprint

The hosts of true crime comedy podcast My Favorite Murder have a book coming out in 2019

FILMS

Disney reportedly won’t rehire James Gunn despite Guardians of the Galaxy cast support

Jurassic Park returning to theaters for 25th anniversary in September

YouTube pulls ad for The Nun because of ‘shocking content’

TV

Matt Groening has a new show and it’s awesome

House of Cards final season sets premiere date

What might fans expect from Castle Rock season 2?

 

TRUE CRIME

Why is Ted Bundy suddenly everywhere?

GIVEAWAY

Congratulations to Aaron in Oregon City for winning a copy of Dead Weight. A graphic novel by Terry Blas, Molly Muldoon, and Matthew Seely. Stay tuned for details on the next giveaway. Qualify by subscribing on the homepage.

NATIONAL LIBRARY NEWS

Getting inked at the library

It’s not just for books anymore: 11 tech perks available at your public library

Toronto Library gets public to craft new book, one tweet at a time

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS

Cosplay Meet-Up
Sunday, August 26th @ 3:00-6:00pm
Hillsboro Brookdale Library
Want to craft costumes and armor for cosplaying? Come join us! Whether you’re a sewer or prop-maker, fantasy adventurer, or space pirate, all ages, skill levels, and skill sets are welcome. We have basic supplies and equipment. Feel free to drop in anytime and bring your own projects.

Art Lab: Painted Leaf Prints
Wednesday, September 5th  @ 2:30-4:00pm
Oregon City Public Library Community Room
Kids and grown-ups, come explore the art world and try your hand at exciting new projects! Each week, we provide you with inspiration in the form of a famous artist or art technique. Then, you use our art supplies to create a masterpiece of your very own . Check our website for Art Lab themes.

Science of Magic
Thursday, September 6th  @ 4:00-5:00pm
Troutdale Library
Magic? No, it’s science! You’ll learn the secrets behind famous magic that you can recreate for yourself! Mother Nature has some tricks of her own, and Mad Science will show you what’s up her sleeve! For kids in grades K-6.


EVENT PICK OF THE WEEK

OMSI New monthly planetarium concert series called Kendall Concerts: Music Under the Dome. Every month, musicians from all genres will perform in the planetarium with lasers, stars, and galaxies flashing across the domed screen (it’s super cool).

Concert Schedule

The Brothers Billygoat | September 2, 8 p.m.
This duo featuring harp, keyboard and percussion will play beneath beautiful and intricate self-made stop-motion films, projected on the Kendall Planetarium’s 52-foot dome.

The Bylines | October 14, 7 p.m.
A jazz-inspired, story-driven pop duo, who most recently worked with the Oregon Symphony and Carnegie Hall to create the “Lullaby Project”.


The Bookmobile Babe

A non-profit organization that provides literary resources to underserved populations in Portland.

We’re doing a book exchange where we ask for kids books for ages 1-18 and then people can take a book home from us as well.

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES
The Stars Now Unclaimed (Sci-Fi) Start of a series
Tear Me Apart by J.T. Ellison (Thriller)
Hidden Pieces by Paula Stokes (YA Contemporary)

FILM RELEASES

Out August 24
The Happytime Murders (Action, Comedy)
Missing (Drama, Mystery, Thriller)

Out August 31st
Kin (Action/Sci-Fi)
The Little Stranger (Drama, Horror, Mystery)

DVD RELEASES
Tag (Comedy)
Upgrade (Action, Horror, Sci-Fi)
RBG (Documentary)
Won’t You Be My Neighbor (Biography, Documentary)
Ghost Stories (Drama, Horror)

CURRENTLY READING
Finders Keepers by Stephen King (Thriller)
Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness by Susannah Cahalan (Nonfiction)
Mindhunters
by John Douglas (Nonfiction/True Crime)
The 1990s Teen Horror Cycle: Final Girls and a New Hollywood Formula by Alexandra West (Nonfiction/Entertainment)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: The Bachelorette, Sharp Objects, Everything Sucks!, iZombie, Orange is the New Black, Castle Rock, Disenchantment
Films: The Dark Knight, Jurassic Park, Thoroughbreds, Hitch, True Romance

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 16 Show Notes

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 16 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS
Why Michael Ian Black wrote a children’s book about sadness

The Woman Inside: Preview the next big thriller getting the Hollywood treatment

We Finally Got a New Goodreads App and it’s Gorgeous

FILMS
Deadpool 2 to screen special ‘uncut’ version at Comic-Con

A dinosaur expert picks the top 10 dinosaur movies of all time

Miles Teller joins Tom Cruise’s Top Gun: Maverick as Goose’s son

TV
Steven Universe shows a groundbreaking same-sex marriage proposal

Breaking Bad alum Anna Gunn says Skyler backlash was ‘important for me to go through’

Jahkara Smith Cast In AMC’s Upcoming NOS4A2 Adaptation

GIVEAWAY
Congratulations to Tracy in Gresham for being the winner of To the Stacks and Beyond’s latest giveaway!  The next giveaway will be July 27th at midnight and it will be for a copy of John Green’s latest, Turtles All the Way Down. Qualify for this and future giveaways and subscribe on our homepage AND email the clue word in this episode to tothestacksandbeyond.com to be entered. You have until Friday July 27th at midnight to enter.Good luck! U.S Residents only!

YEAR IN REVIEW THUS FAR | BOOKS AND FILMS

Books: My Friend Dahmer, The Kind Worth Killing, You’re Never Weird on the Internet, Calypso, Mr. Mercedes, Endurance, Final Girls, and Behind You

Films: Please Stand By, Deadpool 2, Jurassic World, A Quiet Place, Blockers, and Ready Player One

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS

Felting Fandom
Bethany Community Library
Saturday, July 14 @ 2 – 4:00pm
Are you a superfan of something? Write fanfic? Debate who should ‘ship’ on your favorite show? Come express your love for your fandom through felting! Join crafting expert Lebrie Rich and she will help you felt a Tardis or an owl or your favorite anime character. Free event for teens 11-18. Registration Required.

Mindfulness Workshop
Oregon City Public Library
Monday July 16 @ 5:00 – 6:30pm
Please join us for our monthly monthly mindfulness and meditation workshop. This workshop will focus on breathing techniques and meditation to relax the mind and promote deep rest. Please call 503-657-8269 Ext. 1017. Ages 16+.

Fairy House Workshop
Sellwood-Moreland Library
Tuesday July 17 @ 2:00 – 4:00pm
Create miniature fairy houses and gardens. Use small boxes, tea cups, flowers, lights and trinkets. For children grades kindergarten through 5th grade. Tickets available 30 minutes before the event begins and it’s free!

The Bookmobile Babe
A non-profit organization that provides literary resources to underserved populations in Portland.

Creston Park every Tuesday and Thursday from 1-3 pm
Lents Park every Monday and Friday from 1-3 pm.

We’re doing a book exchange where we ask for kids books for ages 1-18 and then people can take a book home from us as well.

We’re also being sponsored by the Portland Pickles on July 23. Bring a book to the game for the Bookmobile!

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES
Baby Teeth by Zoje Stage (Thriller)
Letting Go of Gravity by Meg Leder (YA/Contemporary)
Give Me Your Hand by Megan Abbott (Thriller)

FILM RELEASES
Hotel Transylvania (Comedy/Children’s)
Skyscraper (Action/Adventure)
Siberia (Crime/Romance/Thriller)

DVD RELEASES
Isle of Dogs (Animated/Comedy)
Traffik (Thriller)
You Were Never Really Here (Drama, Mystery, Thriller

CURRENTLY READING
Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King (Thriller)
Heart-Shaped Box by Joe Hill (Horror)
Paper Girls Vol. 1 (Graphic Novel)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: The Handmaid’s Tale, The Bachelorette, The Good Place, Sharp Objects 
Films: Ant-Man and the Wasp, The Mountains Between Us, 

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 15 Show Notes

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 15 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS
Doctor Strange screenwriter wants to give you Nightmares with short-story collection

New Neil deGrasse Tyson book to target curious young readers

George R.R. Martin suggests 9 books to read as part of the New York Public Library’s #ReadingIsLit campaign

FILMS
First look at Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio from the set of Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

First Look at Kristen Wiig in Wonder Woman 1984

Josh Malerman informs fan of December release of Bird Box adaptation

TV
DC Entertainment has finally unveiled extensive information about their upcoming subscription service, DC Universe

Showtime is making a Halo TV series

Sharp Objects’ Camille Preaker Can’t Be Contained in 2 Hours

TRUE CRIME
Teen in ‘Making a Murderer’ asks Supreme Court to take his case

Watch the trailer for White Boy Rick

GIVEAWAY
Contest winner will be announced this weekend for Bring Me Back by B.A. Paris. Author of The Breakdown and Behind Closed Doors. Qualify for this and future giveaways and subscribe on our homepage tothestacksandbeyond.com AND email the clue word featured in last week’s episode to tothestacksandbeyond@gmail.com to be entered. You have until Friday July 6th at midnight to enter. Good luck! U.S Residents only!

LIBRARY NEWS NATIONAL

Library offering Video Storytime via YouTube

She was homeless until a Detroit library stepped in to help

Visit the ‘Only Pop-up Library’ on a SoCal Beach

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS

Colors of the Jungle
Hillsdale Library (Multnomah)
Monday July 9 @ 3:00pm
Meet the Oregon Bird Man and his parrots! This educational and entertaining program features a wide assortment of parrot species from four continents — including many endangered species. Learn about the natural history and unique behaviors of these beautiful creatures as well as what is happening to them today in the wild and things to know about parrots before getting one as a pet.

Valencia, Spain: Hidden Gem
Cedar Mill Community Library
Wednesday July 11 @ 6:30 – 7:45pm
Join local artist Harold Walkup as he shares experiences from the year he lived in Spain. In particular, he will talk about the history and art of Valencia and highlights of traveling in the city’s vicinity, situated on the east coast of Spain.

Family Summer Concert: Greta Pedersen
Oregon City Public Library
Wednesday July 11 @ 11am – 12:00pm
Enjoy this lively sing-along of rock, blues, and reggae rhythm. Older youth assist with drumming, playing spoons, and percussion! All join in with singing, clapping, and sign language. For kids and families.

The Bookmobile Babe
A non-profit organization that provides literary resources to underserved populations in Portland.

Creston Park every Tuesday and Thursday from 1-3 pm
Lents Park every Monday and Friday from 1-3 pm.

We’re doing a book exchange where we ask for kids books for ages 1-18 and then people can take a book home from us as well.

We’re also being sponsored by the Portland Pickles on July 23. Bring a book to the game for the Bookmobile!

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES
The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager (Thriller)
The Lido by Libby Page (Contemporary)
The Accidentals by Sarina Bowen (Young Adult/Contemporary)

FILM RELEASES
Ant-Man and the Wasp (Action/Adventure)
The First Purge (Horror)
Whitney (Documentary/Biography)

DVD RELEASES
A Quiet Place (Horror)
Chappaquiddick (Drama)
Lean on Pete (Adventure)
The Exorcist Season 2 (Horror)

CURRENTLY READING
Bring Me Back by B.A. Paris (Thriller)
The Child by Fiona Barton (Mystery)
Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King (Thriller)
All Summer Long by Hope Larson (Juvenile/Graphic Novel)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: The Handmaid’s Tale, The Bachelorette, The Good Place, Crazyhead, iZombie, Bob’s Burgers, Love, Stranger Things
Films: Please Stand By, Independence Day, The First Purge, Truth or Dare

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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Email: tothestacksandbeyond@gmail.com
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Twitter: @stacksandbeyond https://twitter.com/stacksandbeyond
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Episode 14 Show Notes

 

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 14 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS

Octavia Butler got her own Google Doodle

Study finds audiobooks are more engaging than adaptations

Two Can Keep a Secret a follow up to One of Us is Lying by Karen McManus

FILMS

Brie Larson’s Captain Marvel might be the new leader of the Marvel Universe

Details on the Chapter 2 of It

Trailer is released for the new Predator

TV

The Couple Next Door is getting a TV adaptation

Double Dare revival with Kenan and Kel

Keri Russell reflects on the beauty and relatability of Felicity on its 20th anniversary

GIVEAWAY

The next giveaway will be for a copy of Bring Me Back by B.A. Paris. Author of The Breakdown and Behind Closed Doors. Qualify for this and future giveaways and subscribe on our homepage tothestacksandbeyond.com AND email the clue word featured in this episode to tothestacksandbeyond@gmail.com to be entered. You have until Friday July 6th at midnight to enter. Good luck! U.S Residents only!

LIBRARY NEWS NATIONAL

A staffer at Stratford library becomes a spine poet

Borrow a sand toy, leave a sand toy

Gering Public Library hosts free blues concert at Five Rocks

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS

Our Story- Resistance: Photographs, Paint, Print
Central Library in the Collins Gallery
Saturday June 30
A curated exploration of how building community in times of oppression requires resistance through works of artistic expression. 

Story Time with Pet the Cat
Hillsboro Public Library
Sunday July 1 @ 4:00 – 5:00pm
Join us for a rocking storytime with Pete the Cat. We will share books, songs, rhymes, and do some special Pete the Cat themed crafts and activities. For ages 3-6.

Teen Hamilton Sing-a-Long
Oregon City Public Library
Thursday July 5 @ 2:30 – 3:30
Come sing tunes from the award winning musical Hamilton. Popcorn will be provided to  get the full theatre experience.
NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES
Those Other Women by Nicola Moriarty (Psychological Thriller)
Smoke and Iron by Rachel Caine (YA Dystopian)
The Summer Wives by Beatriz Williams (Historical Romance)

FILM RELEASES
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (Family/Adventure)
Sicario: Day of the Soldado (Action)
Leave no Trace (Independent)

DVD RELEASES
Beirut (Drama/Thriller)
Blockers (Comedy)
The Endless (Sci-Fi/Horror)

CURRENTLY READING
Calypso by David Sedaris (Memoir/Humor)
No Reservations by Anthony Bourdain (Memoir)
Bring Me Back by B.A. Paris (Thriller)
The Child by Fiona Barton (Mystery)
Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King (Thriller)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: The Handmaid’s Tale, The Bachelorette, Gravity Falls
Films: Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, The Incredibles 2, Hereditary

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!

Official Website: http://tothestacksandbeyond.com
Email: tothestacksandbeyond@gmail.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tothestacksandbeyond
Twitter: @stacksandbeyond https://twitter.com/stacksandbeyond
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tothestacksandbeyond
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