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On The Same Page is a new podcast from the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library to keep you in the loop and on the same page about what’s happening at your library.
The second half of September is made up of Welcoming Week September 15-24 and Banned Books Week September 24-30.
Find titles Erica and Abby talked about in the catalog:
- The Awkward Thoughts of W. Kamau Bell by W. Kamau Bell
- You Will Not Have My Hate by Antoine Leiris* – which is part of the Stand Strong & Stand Together collection donated to JMRL by OverDrive after August 12.
- Hillbilly Elegy by JD Vance
- Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins – find downloadable audiobooks here and her Hunger Games trilogy here.
- Give and Take by Adam Grant – we also mentioned his previous book Originals as well as Option B, on which he collaborate with Sheryl Sandberg.
*Erica incorrectly says this is “You Shall Not Have My Hate”. Sorry! Abby was correct.
Liz talked about the programs JMRL is hosting for Welcome Week.
Titles Liz Mentioned:
- If The Creek Don’t Rise by Leah Weiss
- 1984 by George Orwell
- Fahrenheit 541 by Ray Bradbury
Meredith talked about the Request for Reconsideration form and process here at JMRL and why titles sometimes get suggested for this process.
Titles Meredith Mentioned:
- The Nest by Kenneth Oppel
- In The Night Kitchen by Maurice Sendak
- A Light In The Attic by Shel Silverstein
- The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O. by Neal Stephenson and Nicole Galland
- Anathem by Neal Stephenson
Links Meredith talked about using to find information about materials:
Access the policy governing library material selection and retention here. Request for Reconsideration forms are available at all library locations. Find more information about Banned Books Week events at JMRL on the Wiki.
This podcast is made possible with generous support from the Friends of Jefferson-Madison Regional Library. Find out more about the Friends, what they do, and how to support them at the following link.