Books & Authors Archives - August 2021
Gardens are going strong this time of year. It's time to start thinking about saving seeds for next year's garden. Take a look at the Library's collection of books to help you learn how. You can also visit thelibrary.org/seedlibrary to learn about the Heirloom Seed Library.More
"Fashion is part of the daily air and it changes all the time, with all the events. You can even see the approaching of a revolution in clothes. You can see and feel everything in clothes." - Diana Vreeland. All the following books cover fashion history and trendsetters from the past.More
There are plenty of books to choose from whenever you want to immerse yourself in Ancient Rome, Victorian London, or Europe during the World Wars, but maybe you are wanting to try somewhere (and some time) new. Here are some historical fiction novels set during less-explored times and places.
The 19th Amendment gave women in the United States the right to vote on August 18, 1920. You can learn more about early suffragettes, their struggle to vote, and how you can help women continue to fight for their rights today by checking out our selection of women's equality books.More