March is Women's History Month, so it's a great time to celebrate the voices of transgender women! Here's a selection of books written by transgender women of all ages. This list is a bit of a grab bag: some are memoirs based on their own experiences as transwomen, while others are fictional...Read more
Happy St. Patrick's Day! What better way to celebrate Éire than to read a book by an Irish author?
Many MHL staff members wore red in solidarity with the Day Without A Woman, and held up a favorite book written by a woman.
March 8th is International Women's Day! Some women went on a general strike to create a Day...Read more
Earlier this month, the X-Men movie Logan was released. Hugh Jackman has said it will be his last movie featuring his potrayal of the iconic Wolverine. So what's a Wolverine fan to do now? How about return to the character's comics origins? Here's a list of classic comics that inspired...Read more
If you didn't know, this week is Teen Tech Week. Teen Tech Week is sponsored by the American Library Association and YALSA, the Young Adult section of ALA, to promote and encourage teen technology use and exploration. Technology is all around us but there are even more ways for teens to be...Read more
Peace Corps Week is February 26 - March 4, 2017 and commemorates President John F. Kennedy's establishment of the Peace Corps on March 1, 1961. Peace Corps Week is a time to...Read more
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Sunday, February 26th was Hollywood's biggest night, as the Academy Awards honored achievement in films from 2016. Not all of the big winners are available on DVD yet, but here are some that you can check out (or at least put a hold on) from MHL right now! Congratulations to all the winners (...Read more
Last week we featured some nonfiction about the African American experience and this week we've got a roundup of ten new releases by Black authors. Whether you're looking for Literary Fiction, Romance, Young Adult, or even a graphic novel adaptation there's something here for everyone. If you're...Read more
This free program encourages you to read 1000 books with your child before he or she enters Kindergarten – a goal experts say children need to help them learn to read for themselves. One of the best ways to encourage learning is to share books every day. Reading...Read more