New Books for the Week of May 21 – May 25, 2018

New this week at the MA Library… Comics Iron Man vol. 1: “Believe” by Kieron Gillen Tony Stark is Iron Man: Technological visionary, wealthy playboy, unparalleled engineer, and armored Avenger. But in one terrifying instant, his greatest invention becomes his greatest mistake. The lethal techno virus Extremis is out in the wild and out for … More New Books for the Week of May 21 – May 25, 2018

“That’s Ridiculous!”: Turtles All The Way Down by John Green

Guest post by Delaney N., ‘18. John Green’s books are young adult romance novels pretending to be more serious literature than other young adult romance novels by adding a thick layer of pretentiousness. I read my first John Green book when I was 13, like many others in 2013 and 2014. I loved all of … More “That’s Ridiculous!”: Turtles All The Way Down by John Green

New Books for the Week of March 27 – March 30, 2018

New this week at the MA Library… Comics Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur vol. 1: “BFF” Lunella Lafayette is a preteen genius who wants to change the world, but lives in fear of the Inhuman genes inside her. Her life is turned upside down when Devil Dinosaur, a red-scaled beast, is teleported from the prehistoric … More New Books for the Week of March 27 – March 30, 2018

New Books for the Week of March 12 – March 16, 2018

New this week at the MA Library… Fiction The Apocalypse of Elena Mendoza by Shaun David Hutchinson Sixteen-year-old Elena Mendoza is the product of a virgin birth. This can be scientifically explained (it’s called parthenogenesis), but what can’t be explained is how Elena is able to heal Freddie, the girl she’s had a crush on … More New Books for the Week of March 12 – March 16, 2018

New Books for the Week of Feb 20 – Feb 23, 2018

New this week at the MA Library… DVD The Vietnam War (disc 1) by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick Five episodes covering 1851-December 1967. Includes Ho Chi Minh, French colonial occupation, Cold War, Ngo Dinh Diem, President John F. Kennedy, Buddhist protests, communism and the communist insurgency, Saigon, President Lyndon B. Johnson, the Ho Chi … More New Books for the Week of Feb 20 – Feb 23, 2018