I'm an Adult Services Librarian and Book Matchmaker at the Castro Valley Branch of the Alameda County Library. Books help me learn, keep me grounded, and entertain me. I'd be happy to help you find your next great read.
"I highly recommend this clear and readable explanation of how we have changed our planet. She mixes heavily-detailed straight talk about climate change with endearing, nostalgic stories, so while it is deadly serious, it goes down easy. Lots to le..."
"Hope Jahren is an award-winning geobiologist, a brilliant writer, and one of the seven billion people with whom we share this earth. The Story of More is her impassioned open letter to humanity as we stand at the crossroads of survival and...
"Such a sweet and simple fantasy, I enjoyed escaping into the world that Klune created. Great for teens and adults.
There were lots of obvious but important messages about fighting prejudice and hatred. And Klune chose to make homosexuality a noni..."