Book Review http://wkms.org en Staff Picks from the Calloway County Public Library http://wkms.org/post/staff-picks-calloway-county-public-library-0 <p>Looking for a good book to read, but not sure where to start? Make a visit to your public library! Staff picks from the Calloway County Public Library is an ongoing series on WKMS, broadcast during <em>Sounds Good</em>.&nbsp;</p><p>For more about the Calloway County Public Library, visit <a href="http://callowaycountylibrary.org">callowaycountylibrary.org</a>.</p><p><strong>Here are links to the Staff Picks aired thus far:</strong></p> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 19:45:05 +0000 Matt Markgraf 33376 at http://wkms.org Staff Picks from the Calloway County Public Library Good Read: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe http://wkms.org/post/good-read-aristotle-and-dante-discover-secrets-universe <p><em>Age Range: 12 and up</em></p><p>W<span style="line-height: 1.5;">e continue our occasional series previewing good reads for young adults from Katherine Farmer,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Coordinator of the Racers Children's Preview Collection at Murray State University. This week's recommended&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">read is Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe, by Benjamin </span>Saenz<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span>winner<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> of the&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">2013 Stonewall Book Award, </span>Printz<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Honor, </span>YALSA<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Best Fiction for Young Adults, and </span>Pura<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Belpre<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Author Award.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It's a </span>lyrical<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>novel<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> about family and friendship that critics and readers have called "tender, thought&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">provoking, and breathtaking."</span></p><p> Fri, 24 May 2013 18:12:39 +0000 Matt Markgraf & Katherine Farmer 31761 at http://wkms.org Good Read: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe Good Read: Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein http://wkms.org/post/good-read-code-name-verity-elizabeth-wein <p>We continue our occasional series previewing good reads for young adults from Katherine Farmer, Coordinator of the Racers Children's Preview Collection at Murray State University. This week's recommended read is <em>Code Name Verity</em> by Elizabeth Wein, a&nbsp;book that The New York Times calls "a fiendishly-plotted mind game of a novel."</p><p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:37:36 +0000 Matt Markgraf & Katherine Farmer 28372 at http://wkms.org Good Read: Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein