The Burlingame Main Library is now open Monday-Friday from 2-6 PM and Saturday from 12-4 PM. The Easton Branch will reopen on July 15th. The book returns are open at the Main Library. The Easton Library book return is closed at this time, so please return items to the Main Library.
France, 1714. In a moment of desperation, a young woman makes a Faustian bargain to live forever-- and cursed to be forgotten by everyone she meets. Addie LaRue's life will play out across centuries and continents, across history and art. After...
"An excellent job by Gaiman summarizing and giving new life to stories from ancient Norse mythology. His folkloric tone is spot on. I was surprised to learn in the introduction how the bulk of Norse mythology has been tragically lost to time. I con..."
"Following her escape from an abusive relationship, author Cara Brookins resolves to give her four children a fresh start. An idea that initally seems far-fetched, for the five of them to build their own house from the ground up, soon begins to see..."
"During the summer of 1955, fourteen-year-old Emmett Till and his cousins traveled from Chicago to Mississippi to visit extended family. Though cautioned by his mother beforehand about extreme social (i.e., racial) etiquette in the deep south, Emme..."
"Via dual-perspective, Elizabeth Wein tells the riveting story of two young women, friends serving their country during WWII. The novel opens with "Queenie," now a prisoner of war in Nazi-occupied France, being forced through torture to reveal in w..."