For the first time ever, the Marin Academy Library is holding a Summer Reading Contest! Sign up here by May 31 to participate and win awesome prizes. The contest is open to current freshmen, sophomores, and juniors. Staff/Faculty can also participate, but are only eligible for the Johnny’s Donuts Party and the Most Books Read … More Summer Reading Contest 2017
New this month at the MA Library: teens dealing with intense experiences, confronting social injustice, and rethinking history.
Guest post by Delaney N., ‘18. Spider-Woman (no relation to Peter Parker) is pretty amazing. She doesn’t want to stop fighting crime just because she’s going to have a baby, so she spends most of the first trade beating up bad guys while six months pregnant. Maternity leave is boring, anyway. It doesn’t help that … More Spider-Motherhood
New this week at the MA Library: the disfunctional families of Wonder Woman and Spider-Woman, teenage slayers, and PoC revisionist histories. Comics Queer: A Graphic History by Meg-John Barker and Julia Scheele Offers an illustrated guide to the histories of queer thought and LGBTQ+ action. Characters from pop culture guide the reader through a … More New Books for the Week of 3/6/17
New this week at the MA Library: DC gets a much needed rebirth, Marvel gets gritty, and reference books galore. Comics Batman Detective Comics vol 1: “Rise of the Batmen” by James Tynion IV An elite fighting force has stolen the mantle of the Dark Knight and invaded the streets of Gotham. While their … More New Books for the Week of 2/20/17
New this week at the MA Library: novels about target groups in WWII, teenage Chosen Ones saving the world, and Japanese art books.
Looking to broaden your reading diet? Entertainment Weekly has pulled together this amazing list of 26 books Muslim authors to check out. In particular, the MA Library suggests A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseni, An Ember in the Ashes by Saba Tahir, Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi, and the comic book Ms. Marvel by G. … More 26 Fantastic Books by Muslim Authors