Spy v. Spy

What’s with all the new nonfiction espionage books on the library shelves these days? Is it a plot? Keep your wits about you and click on the titles to check availability in our catalog. BiographiesAgent Sonya: Moscow’s Most Daring Wartime Spy by Ben MacintyreAtomic Spy: The Dark Lives of Klaus Fuchs by Nancy Thorndike GreenspanCode…

Cook Memorial Public Library at 100. The rest of the 1920s.

During the Roaring Twenties, the Cook Memorial Library underwent growth and development on every front, from the building to the staff to the collection to its very organization. The two biggest changes happened in 1923: the library board hired a new librarian, and the library taxing boundaries increased to include all of Libertyville Township. Smaller…

Should I Stay or Should I Go?

Whether you’re ready to get out there and travel or you’d rather stay home and read about someone else’s adventures, here are some recent books from our shelves to take you away.Click on the titles below to check availability in our online catalog. The National Parks Make a Stunning DestinationRoaming America : Exploring All the…

Classics in Graphic Form

If you’ve ever had trouble reading a literary “classic,” maybe you’ll want to try one in a graphic novel form. We’ve got graphic adaptions of fiction, nonfiction, and some good collections of works your English teacher would be thrilled to see you read.Click on the title below to find the book in our online catalog.…