How far would you be willing to go to obtain immense power? How far would you be willing to go to maintain that power? Francis J. Underwood is on a mission to find out… To review the series House of Cards without going into spoiler territory would be a difficult endeavor. However in the spirit of undertaking difficult endeavors, much like the main character of the series, I will attempt a spoiler-free review. In the series setup, Francis J. Underwood (played by Kevin Spacey) is a Majority Congress Whip for the Democratic Party in the United States Congress. Upon the...Read More
Do you find spend too much time on Facebook? Do you feel like modern technology and the internet are becoming too ingrained into society? Maybe you should read this book… The main character in The Circle (by Dave Eggers) is Mae Holland, a shy, yet ambitious and eager to please young woman who I found to be realistically constructed and quite sympathetic. The novel’s introduction describes a situation most of us can identify with; starting something new at a place that seems both intimidating and intriguing at the same time. During the opening pages of The Circle I was...Read More
Spearwood Library’s May LEGO club resulted in more amazing LEGO creations. We had a few new faces this month which was great! Love LEGO? Join us at our next LEGO club. See the Events Calendar for exact dates. Check out the album on our Flickr...Read More
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