Episode 19 Show Notes

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 19 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS

IKEA creates in-store reading rooms

Fear Street returns with two haunting brides

Definitive guidebook Inside Family Guy: An Illustrated History to publish in 2019

FILMS

Support the Anti-Recidivism Coalition and meet Gal Gadot & Patty Jenkins and be in Wonder Woman 1984

Samuel L. Jackson, Cobie Smulders join Spider-Man: Far From Home

All eight Harry Potter movies are returning to theaters, no spells required

TV

Ruby Rose cast as The CW’s Batwoman

CNN developing final Parts Unknown season as sendoff to Anthony Bourdain

Secrets of The O.C. pilot, straight from the creator

TRUE CRIME

The busiest serial killer in every single US state

GIVEAWAY

The next giveaway will for a copy of Dead Weight graphic novel by Terry Blas, Molly Muldoon, and Matthew Seely. Listen for the mystery word.
Qualify for this and future giveaways and subscribe on our homepage AND email this word to tothestacksandbeyond.com to be entered. You have until Friday August 24th at midnight to enter. Good luck! U.S Residents only!

NATIONAL LIBRARY NEWS

New York Public Library Card Now Gives You Free Access to 33 NYC Museums

The Somerville Public Library had a stuffed animal sleepover, and it was adorable

Backpacks Full Of Books Given To Foster Kids

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS
Penny’s Puppets: Puppet Town Musician
Sherwood Public Library
Saturday, August 11 @ 1:30 p.m.
Penny Puppet Productions puts her twist on the traditional German folk tale of the Bremen town Musicians-Penny’s Lovable puppets want to begin new lives. Enjoy this original musical puppet production where music and friendship shine through. You are never too old to make new friends.

E-Book and Audiobooks: Hands-on Help
Multnomah County Library
Wednesday August 15 @ 2:00 p.m.
Got an e-reader? Like to read on your tablet? Want to read or listen to a book on your phone or iPod? Drop in for one-on-one help. Please bring your device and any other equipment you need to download and/or transfer.

Teen: 80’s Retro Party (Invitation Only)
Oregon City Public Library
Saturday, August 18 @ 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Complete 5 squares on your bingo card and receive an invitation to an after-hours 80’s Retro Party at the library! Come hang out and enjoy rad 80’s music, retro video and board games, snacks and much more! Be sure to bring your invitation it’s your ticket into the party! For humans who have completed 6-12 grade.

 

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.

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

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES
Our House by Louise Candlish (Thriller)
The Other Woman by Sandie Jones (Thriller)
The Distance Home by Paula Saunders (Historical Fiction)

FILM RELEASES
The Darkest Minds (Sci-Fi/Thriller)
The Spy Who Dumped Me (Action/Comedy)
Christopher Robin (Family/Musical/Adventure)
8th Grade (Comedy/Independent) Directed by Bo Burnham
The Meg (Action/Horror/Sci-Fi/Thriller)
Slendar Man (Horror)

DVD RELEASES
Marrowbone (Drama/Horror/Thriller)
Avengers: Infinity War (Action/Adventure)
Mr. Mercedes Season 1 (Thriller)

CURRENTLY READING
Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King (Thriller)
The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager (Thriller)
Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness by Susannah Cahalan (Nonfiction)
Mindhunters
by John Douglas (Nonfiction/True Crime)
The Blind Owl by Sadegh Hedayat (Literary/Horror)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: The Bachelorette, Sharp Objects, Everything Sucks!, iZombie, Orange is the New Black, Castle Rock
Films: Like Father, Top Gun, The Dark Knight, Jurassic Park

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Episode 1 Show Notes

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 1 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS

Blue Sun, Yellow Sky by Jamie Jo Hoang

Author of Behind Closed Doors and The Breakdown B. A. Paris will be releasing a new book Bring Me Back 6/19/18

FILMS
First teaser trailer of Mary Poppins has been released and stars Emily Blunt and Meryl Streep.

Avengers Infinity War’s release date has been moved up to April 27th. The information was shared via a staged Twitter Chat between Marvel and Robert Downey Jr. Clever move.

A hilarious video has been shared showing the similarities between The Shape of Water and Splash. It’s always interesting to see how newer films have been influenced by cult classics.


TV
Season 3 of Netflix’s sci-fi hit Stranger Things will add Maya Hawke as one of the new leads and has upped Priah Ferguson to a recurring role.

More excellent news for novelist Celeste Ng. Little Fires Everywhere will be turned into a series starring Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington.

LIBRARY NEWS NATIONAL

NEW YORK
The Inwood Library redevelopment plans are here; the city along with the New York Public Library announced plans to transform the site at 4790 Broadway into a 14-story residential building with a three-story library at the base.

KANSAS
The Witchita Eagle reported this week The Friends of the Wichita Public Library will hold another $5-a-bag used book sale this week – a final blowout before the library moves to its new digs at Second and McLean Boulevard later this spring.

OREGON
The White Bird Clinic is offering free walk-in counseling and referrals at the Downtown Eugene Public Library. They said they aim to increase community access to White Bird’s services. For more information click here.

 

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS
Holgate Library
Build a City That Sparks
March 10, 2018 @ 2:00 pm.

Create a cityscape that sparks! Use beautiful glowing paper collages, cardboard, copper tape, LED lights and batteries to light up your city in this amazing interactive art piece. At the same time you’ll learn a little something about electrical circuitry.

Portland State University
Stuck in the Doorway Documentary Film Screening
March 13, 2018 @ 5:00 – 7:00 pm
T​wo years after the ​overwhelming and shocking images of refugees crossing the Aegean to Greece, many of them still live in limbo. ​Join Portland State University for a screening of Stuck in the Doorway, examining the lives of the 60,000 refugees ​currently in Greece, some making a new life there, some still trying to find a new home.

Oregon City Public Library
Teen Zombie Apocalypse
March 14, 2018 @ 4:30 – 6:30pm
An evil doctor has planned to unleash an airborne virus that would turn anyone who comes into contact with it into a zombie.  However, that very same doctor has created an antidote! Do you have what it takes to remain calm while you race against time in order to unlock the cure and prevent a zombie apocalypse? Join us for our first ever Breakout Box adventure! For humans in grades 6-12.


Cedar Mill Community Library
Let Our Daughters Be Funny (and Feisty!)
March 14, 2018 @ 7:00 – 8:00 pm
Encouraging girls to be funny results in strong, smart, confident young women. This funny/serious talk by an outspoken advocate for funny girls is full of practical ’girl power’ advice and humor. *Parents are invited to bring their teens with them to this session.

OSCARS
This was the year to root for maybe not necessarily performances but actors that hadn’t been given due credit before.

Sam Rockwell finally won an Oscar for his performance in Three Billboards Outside of of Ebbing Missouri A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter’s murder when they fail to catch the culprit.

Gary Oldman has worked as an actor for 36 years and he’s finally walking away with an Oscar. I couldn’t believe when I heard that. I’m so happy for him and found his Oscar winning role in The Darkest Hour magnificent.

Roger A. Deakins finally wins, I guess 14th time is a charm, for his cinematography in Blade Runner 2049. He’s been the cinematographer on a few films you may have heard of including Fargo, The Village, No Country for Old Men, and Sicario.

BOOK GIVEAWAY Unbury Carol by Josh Malerman

I want to give a congratulations to the winner of our first book giveaway. If you haven’t yet please subscribe for your chance to win our next giveaway. The link is on the homepage for To the Stacks and Beyond.

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES 3/6/18
Olivia Twist by Lori Langdon (Young Adult Historical Fiction)
The Wicked Deep by Shea Ernshaw (Young Adult Fantasy)
The True Adventures of Esther the Wonder Pig by Steve Jenkins (Children’s)

BOOK RELEASES 3/13/18
Sometimes I Lie by Alice Feeney (Thriller)
The Wild Robot by Peter Brown (Juvenile Science Fiction)

FILM RELEASES
Thoroughbreds
The Strangers: Prey at Night
A Wrinkle in Time

DVD RELEASES
The Shape of Water
Call Me By Your Name
I, Tonya
The Handmaid’s Tale Season 1
Justice League

CURRENTLY READING
You’re Never Weird on the Internet (Almost) by Felicia Day (Funny Memoir)
The Last Place You Look by Kristin Lepionka (Thriller)
I’ll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara (True Crime)
Knuffle Bunny by Mo Willems (Children’s)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
I finally saw The Shape of Water which was magical and entertaining. There’s a hilarious video online comparing it to the film Splash. It’s so unique in that the relationship is only able to be conveyed nonverbally. I’m also watching Gravity Falls and Pretty Little Liars.

I’m also rewatching Breaking Bad and rewatched Speed and The Net. Also for all of you Oregonians out there I’m watching Gravity Falls and I’m loving it.

Well that’s the show notes for the first 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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