New this week at the MA Library: PoC teenagers in historical settings, teenagers who are in way over their heads, surveys of controversial topics, and an in-depth look at the 2016 election. Plus new the new Margaret Atwood novel has arrived! Fiction Conspiracy of Ravens by Lila Bowen The young man once known as … More New Books for the Week of 10/18/16
New this week at the MA Library: young women with iffy choices in men, teenage melodrama, and genocide. Fiction Deathless by Catherynne M. Valente Teenage Marya Morevna fantasizes about being rescued from her dreary life in Lenin-controlled Russia by a rich, handsome young man. With the arrival of Koschei the Deathless, she thinks her dream … More New Books for the Week of 10/10/16
Our American Archives Month-inspired foray into the history of Marin Academy continues this week with a peek at admissions and school events. Click the images below to see what was what back in the day.
Fiction Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake After his father’s gruesome death, Cas took over the family profession of hunting ghosts. He, his kitchen-witch mother, and his ghost-sniffing cat track down local legends and stop spirits from killing people. Cas arrives in a town to chase down a story about a ghost known only … More New Books for the Week of 10/3/16
October is American Archives Month. Here at the Library we have an extensive archives going all the way back to when this school was known as Mount Tamalpais Military Academy. This month we’re digging through that collection to show you some highlights over the last century. And make sure to stop by the Library to … More Blast from the Past
New this week at the MA Library: teenage girls who must kill or be killed, race and romance in comics, and Black women mathematicians. Fiction Horrorstör by Grady Hendrix and Michael Rogalski Weird things are going down at the Cleveland, Ohio, branch of Orsk, an Ikea-like superstore. Furniture is being broken over night and the … More New Books for the Week of 9/26/16
New this week at the MA Library: journeys through dark fantasy and histories of the ancient world. Fiction The Hike by Drew Magary One afternoon Ben decides to take a hike in the woods. A spontaneous turn down the wrong trail draws him away from the picturesque Pennsylvania countryside and everyone he’s ever known or … More New Books for the Week of 9/12/16