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The Bookmark

The Bookmark podcast is your place to find your next great book. Each week, join readers Miranda Ericsson, Chris Blocker and Autumn Friedli along with other librarians as they discuss all the books you'll want to add to your reading list.

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Nov 30, 2020

There are plenty of bird jokes and puns as our hosts discuss both literal birds and people that flock together. There's an established pecking order for many of these characters. They are assigned a flock and expected to wear those feathers. Some fly the coop and some are pushed out of the nest.

Nov 23, 2020

The holidays mean different things to different people. For us it means cookies, cider and cozy books. The books we recommend include some holiday magic, which in this case can include ghost stories, the Brontes, time loops, and small island communities. Oh, and you can't forget the coffee and Keanu Reeves.


Nov 16, 2020

Family defines who we are and what we're willing to do for each other. Sometimes family means everything, including jail. Not knowing who your family is sometimes means not knowing oneself.  But knowing family can also mean knowing way too much about certain people and certain things.

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Nov 9, 2020

The battle lines have been drawn and the battle cries have been sung.  Survival is the goal and this week the chances of the characters in these books are challenged.  Take away the familiar terrain and any assurances of who your allies are and who your enemies might be.  These books have our protagonists battling both...

Nov 2, 2020

Which is scarier: literal demons or the demons that haunt only you? Sometimes the devil is charming, but sometimes he makes you suffer. Sometimes he even needs to be invoked to make a point of political importance. From scandalous crushes to personal hauntings, these devilishly clever titles will make great additions to...