"Barkskins is a massive love letter to trees--both the green kind and the ancestral kind." - Virginia Beam, Goodreads User BARKSKINS by Annie Proulx will be available in hard cover, large print, and audiobook at the library this month. Proulx also wrote the short story on which the film BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN was based and the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel THE SHIPPING NEWS.
It's barely summer, but some of our staff are already wishing for cooler temperatures. WINTERING by Peter Geye should give them the chills...Bruce Jacobs of Shelf Awareness says the book is "a Jack London-like tale of survival blended with a Richard Russo-like picture of small-town intrigue." #ShelfLife #SummerReading #PeterGeye #librariesofinstagram
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