Let’s give them something to talk about…

One of my favorite things to do is browse. Be it bookstores, museums, clothing stores, antique stores… You name it!

But, one of my favorite places to let my eyes wander is library shelves!

If you know that pesky Library of Congress classification system you can guess-estimate where your topic of interest might be… Religions, the B’s; Music, the M’s… And if you don’t know the Library of Congress classification system, just click here or ask a Librarian!

On my daily eye wandering, I came across these two interesting title finds:

Clicking on the images below will take you to the item’s catalog record

 

Sonya Sones' One of Those Hideous Books Where the Mother Dies

At least the author is letting you know up-front that you will need a box of Kleenex.

 

 

Gary Shteyngart's The Russian Debutante's Handbook

A debutante's handbook?? A Russian debutante's handbook?? Must read book cover summary...

 

What catchy titles can you find???

C’mon! Just peruse…

And, while, you’re at it… You might notice some “talkers”.

No, not students.

These:

Think of these like the “talkers” you see at liquor stores rating your favorite vinos or beers… except they’re rating books and DVDs 🙂

Wanna fill out a talker for a title you recently read? Just stop by the Circulation desk and ask for the form. Simply fill it out and we’ll put it on the shelf for you!

Let’s fill the second floor with “talkers” 🙂

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