Easy, Breezy Summer Reading
These novels, recommended by Montgomery County Public Libraries, are best enjoyed while relaxing poolside or at the beach.
Takoma Park Author Reflects on 60 Years of Activism in New Memoir
Joann Malone, a former nun, wrote "Awake to Racism" during the pandemic.
Explore the World of Climate Fiction
Montgomery County Public Libraries recommends these fiction titles about the impact of environmental issues on human society.
This Cannoli Dip Tastes Just Like the Italian Pastry Filling
The recipe comes from “The Unofficial Aldi Cookbook,” featuring 75 simple, budget-friendly recipes using Aldi-exclusive products.
Gaithersburg Book Festival Will Run Virtually Throughout May
Free and open to all ages, the annual festival features more than 30 author events plus writing workshops.
Bookshelf: Getting to the Truth
Four thought-provoking books that can help us see our role in America’s race-relations problem.
Jump-Start Your New Year’s Reading Resolution
It's not too late to create a new reading habit in 2021.
Four Cookbook Recommendations for When You’re Feeling Uninspired in the Kitchen
Get cooking with these cookbook selections from Montgomery County Public Libraries.
A Boost in Business at Loyalty Bookstores
The fate of the Black-owned bookstore in Silver Spring was uncertain at the start of COVID-19. Then the demand for books about race and social justice skyrocketed.
Q&A: Ellen Oh, Author and Co-founder of We Need Diverse Books
Tired of seeing a lack of Asian representation in kid lit, the Bethesda author began writing her own children's books.