Campbell Unclassified

A diverse series of articles by library staff about all things libraries and books!
Book Notes | Recommendations | Articles | RRV History

⇐ Return to Library Website | Browse the Catalog | Overdrive Catalog | Contact Us

View All Posts

Nov 16

Book Notes 11/16/2020

Posted on November 16, 2020 at 4:30 PM by Genesis Gaule

Open books and the words book notes


The Campbell Library is open to the public Tuesdays (9am-7pm) and Fridays (9am-5pm). We also offer Front Door Pick Up and half hour appointments for browsing or computer use Mondays and Wednesdays (9am-5pm), and Thursdays (9am-7pm).

Welcome to the United States of Anxiety by Jen Lancaster

We’re constantly bombarded with all-new terrifying news and expected to base our self-worth on social media. Lancaster takes a look at our elevated anxiety and charts a path out of the quagmire that keeps us frightened of the future.

Watermelon Snow by Lynne Quarmby

Science, Art, and a Lone Polar Bear // From the vantage point of a schooner full of artists on an adventure in the Arctic, biologist Lynne explains the science that convinced her of the urgent need to act on climate change.

Leave the World Behind by Rumaan Alam

Amanda and Clay are expecting a quiet reprieve from New York City and quality time with their kids in the luxurious home they rented. But when the owners of the home, Ruth and G. H., an older couple, arrive in a panic after a sudden blackout in the city, the families aren’t sure who to trust.

Playing Nice by JP Delaney

Pete Riley answers the door to Miles Lambert, a stranger who tells him that their sons were switched at birth by an understaffed hospital. With good intentions, they entwine their very different lives and file a lawsuit on the hospital, triggering an investigation that unearths some disturbing questions.

If you need help accessing any of these titles or using front door pickup, email or call us and we will be happy to assist you!

View Book Notes PDF archive


You must log in before leaving your comment