Thursday, July 28, 2011

Books and author, Annette Martin

Annette Martin is back!  New book: The Ghost Detectives' Guide to San Francisco - go to her website for more info and to get details on the book signing:

John Thill's books of the week (Napa Library)

Kiss Her Goodbye by Mickey Spillane and Max Allan Collins

Unfamiliar Fishes by Sarah Vowell

The Pale King by David Foster Wallace

Ages 8 to teen:  The Golden Compass by Phillip Pullman

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Gang and youth violence commission, Supporting our local schools

DA Gary Lieberstein told us about the new Gang and Youth Violence Commission being formed for Napa County.  They are looking for board members - local citizens, youth and adults alike.  For an application and more information:

The Teacher Resource Center of the North Bay is an all-volunteer, nonprofit group collecting classroom supplies for all of the NVUSD schools.  You can help by purchasing items and donating them.  The teachers get to "shop" for free to stock their classroom with much-needed supplies.  Please see a list of items needed and the bin locations:

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Books, books, books!

Pamela Lyles wrote a fantastic and easy to use cookbook:  Da Cajn Critter Cookbook"  Her book signing event is this Saturday at Silverado Vineyards.  Get the details:

John from the Napa Library recommended these books this week:

Cakewalk by Kate Moses

Paletas by Fany Gerson

Sing You Home by Jodi Piccoult

Teen read:  Deadly by Julie Chibarro