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Literature Department


Big List of Book Lists VI
David Kelly, March 20, 2015

A round-up of interesting book lists found on the internet on Friday, March 20, 2015.

Movie Theatre image
Elizabeth Graney, March 03, 2015

If you've heard it once, you've heard it a million times - the book was better. There's nothing like debating the differences between a favorite book and its translation to the screen.

Christa Deitrick, February 28, 2015

During his all-too-brief lifetime, Lorenz Hart penned the words to more than 500 songs, many of which have since found their way into the Great American Songbook.

What Comes Next? Fiction Series and Sequels
Robert Anderson, February 25, 2015

Are you trying to remember a detective series you enjoyed, but only the main character's first name comes to mind?

February 15, 2015 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library
David Kelly, February 17, 2015

On the Los Angeles Times Hardcover Fiction Bestseller List this week, 

James Sherman, February 14, 2015
Locating Love Poetry in the Literature Department
Desperate for something special for that someone special this Valentine's Day?  Ask yourself: what's more moving, more enduring, and much cheaper than flowers?

Fascinating Rhythm
Christa Deitrick, February 18, 2015

As we enter week three of our "I-Heart-Hart-Fest," some of you might be wondering, "What's the big deal about this Hart guy?"  Well, I am here to tell you that it's all about word choice and rhythm.  Lorenz Hart was a master of both.