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 17 Show Notes

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 17 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS

Blade Runner universe to be explored in series of comics and graphic novels

A book-length appreciation for all those ’90s teen horror movies

10 Questions Every Responsible Reader Should Ask About Any Book They Pick Up In A Library Or Bookstore

FILMS
Goosebumps 2 trailer invites you to a very Haunted Halloween

Robert Zemeckis to write and direct adaptation of Roald Dahl’s The Witches

TV
Emmy Award nominations

Watch the trailer for OITNB Season 6

New Castle Rock trailer

GIVEAWAY
The last day to sign up for the latest 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!

NATIONAL LIBRARY NEWS

Libraries now offers free, Netflix-style streaming

People are waiting in line. Is it Hamilton? No vying for spots at Bob Ross paint-alongs

Honesty the key at cafe’s mug library

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS

Make a T-Shirt Tote Bag
Troutdale Library
Saturday July 21 @ 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Learn how to make a tote bag out of an old t-shirt. Great for groceries, library books, gym clothes or pool supplies – anything you need to carry! Bring an old t-shirt to create something new.

Sunday Music Program – Ben Rice Triot
Tualatin Public Library
Sunday July 22 @ 2:00 p.m.
Ben Rice Trio plays music deeply rooted in traditional blues, yet at the same time fiercely original. Ben’s guitar playing earns labels like “fearless,” “inventive” and “powerful,” and he routinely brings audiences to their feet with his stunning and emotionally honest vocal delivery.

Teen: Tye Dye
Oregon City Public Library
Thursday July 26 @ 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Tie Dye is a skill you can’t deny that it’s a fun and useful skill to have in your back pocket. We’ll have some basic white tees on hand, but you’re welcome to bring anything made from white cotton that you’d like to dye.

EVENT PICK OF THE WEEK
OMSI
OMSI After Dark: Stranger Than Science Fiction
Wednesday July 25 @ 7-11 p.m.
When science leaches itself into the pool of imagination, what emerges is the world of science fiction at OMSI After Dark.  Shoot off water rockets, concoct chemical creations, and explore the wonders of OMSI with no kids in sight! Enjoy a glass of wine while learning about robots, tornados, or fossils. Talk to a brewer about the science behind beer, or sample products from local artisans. All that and more with OMSI After Dark, a night at the museum for the 21-and-over crowd filled with food, drink, and science fun!

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.

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
I Am Still Alive by Kate Alice Marshall (Young Adult/Contemporary)
Believe Me by J.P Delaney (Thriller)
Ghosted by Rosie Walsh (Romance)

FILM RELEASES
Mission Impossible: Fall Out (Action/Adventure)
Hot Summer Nights (Drama)

DVD RELEASES
Operation Red Sea (Action/Adventure/Drama)
Ready Player One (Action/Adventure)

CURRENTLY READING
Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King (Thriller)
Heart-Shaped Box by Joe Hill (Horror)
The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager (Thriller)
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald (Classic)
Gaston by Kelly Depucchio (Children’s)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: The Bachelorette, New Girl
Films: Isle of Dogs, Skyscraper, Toy Story 3

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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Episode 11 Show Notes

 

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 11 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS

Tana French previews her thrilling new mystery The Witch Elm

Read a brand new short story by Stephen King

Reese Witherspoon brings Hello Sunshine to Audible

FILMS

Shirley Jackson, coming to a theater near you

Netflix is giving us a retelling The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Ryan Reynolds suggests Deadpool and Guardians of the Galaxy crossover

TV

Sharp Objects HBO adaptation has a release date

Amazon becomes a superhero for The Expanse

GIVEAWAY
This week I will be giving away a copy of Unbury Carol by Josh Malerman, author of Bird Box. Listen in for the clue word, subscribe on our homepage AND email this word to tothestacksandbeyond.com to be entered. You have until midnight on Friday June 8th. Good luck! U.S Residents only!!

LIBRARY NEWS NATIONAL

Upper St. Clair library helps give patrons closer look at sky

Parks passes available at Gilford Public Library

Fitness in the library

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS

Oregon City Public Library
First Friday Film
June 1, 2018 @ 6:30 p.m.
This month they are featuring Revenge of the Electric Car. Director Chris Paine takes his film crew behind the closed doors of Nissan, GM, and the Silicon Valley start-up Tesla Motors to chronicle the story of the global resurgence of electric cars.

Cedar Mill Community Library in Portland
Choro da Alegria (Brazilian Music)
June 2, 2018 @ 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Choro da Alegria is a Portland-based ensemble dedicated
to playing wonderful melodies from Brazil. Choro da Alegria draws much
inspiration from the genre “Choro,” which means cry or lament and
which has loosely been called Brazilian ragtime. The music was created in thelate 19th century in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and despite its meaning, commonly has very fast, happy-sounding melodies. The group will also perform some classic melodies from the Bossa Nova repertoire.

Troutdale Library
Slime Time

June 7, 2018 @ 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Ooze into a gooey hour of sliming around! Create slime using the Mad Science recipe; students learn about the properties of polymers to make their own ooey gooey slime.

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES
The Outsider by Stephen King (Horror)
The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware (Mystery)
The Lost Family by Jenna Blum (Historical Fiction)
Neverworld by Marisha Pessl (Young Adult)

FILM RELEASES
Mary Shelley (Horror)
Solo (Sci-Fi)
Adrift (Adventure/Drama)
American Animals (Crime)

DVD RELEASES
Annihilation (Sci-Fi)
Death Wish 
(Adventure)
Thoroughbred (Drama)
Every Day (Drama)

CURRENTLY READING
Unbury Carol by Josh Malerman (Thriller/Horror)
The Confidence Gap by Russ Harris (Self-Improvement)
The Stonekeeper’s Curse by Kaza Kibuishi(Graphic Novel/Children’s)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: The Handmaid’s Tale, Master Chef Junior
Films: Deadpool, Deadpool 2, Kissing Booth

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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