Mar 01

Claire Lombardo and The Most Fun We Ever Had

Posted on March 1, 2021 at 12:00 AM by Caitlin Gills

Sometimes in libraries we get the nicest surprises and when we do, we get to double our joy by sharing them with you. Vinton’s regularly scheduled As the Page Turns book club meets monthly, but this month it will be extra special. Author Claire Lombardo is joining the group as they discuss her first novel, The Most Fun We Ever Had, which has received rave reviews.

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Tag(s): Lombardo, Director

Feb 25

The Widow Washington

Posted on February 25, 2021 at 12:00 AM by Bryce Chalkley

As a graduate of Mary Washington College, I’ve always had a soft spot in my heart for the mother of George Washington. Historians, however, have been less than kind to Mary Ball Washington. 

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Tag(s): Susan W, History

Feb 15

Observing Black History Month with Books

Posted on February 15, 2021 at 12:00 AM by Caitlin Gills

If you’re looking to observe Black History Month by reading Black authors, you need look no further than the New York Times Best Sellers list. About half of the books on the Nonfiction list are written by Black authors.

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