Gimme a smile: Thankful for Thanksgiving

...the room, filled with blessings like "books," "roller coasters," "ice cream," "baseball," "homes," and "J.K. Rowling." It still hangs from the rail of our loft, as a sweet reminder that we have much to be thankful for.Another...

Now Playing Synopsis: A pariah playboy (Scott Speedman) falls for a sheltered beauty (Evan Rachel Wood) who charms his family while accompanying him to his brother's wedding in this romance from director Andrew Fleming (Nancy Drew, Hamlet 2). ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Evan Rachel Wood, Scott Speedman, Treat Williams, Kate Burton, J.K. Simmons Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Labor Day

Now Playing Synopsis: Jason Reitman's Labor Day, adapted from the novel of the same name by Joyce Maynard, stars Kate Winslet as Adele, an emotionally shaky single mom to Henry (Gattlin Griffith). As the twosome shop for clothes Henry will wear when he begins seventh grade after the long Labor Day weekend, the boy is accosted by Frank (Josh Brolin), an escaped convict with a bleeding wound on his stomach. Frank manipulates Adele into letting him hide out at their house, and soon the seemingly scary man shows a strong domestic side and, in just a few days, develops a deep bond with both Adele and Frank. Co-starring Brooke Smith, J.K. Simmons, and Tobey Maguire, Labor Day screened at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi Cast: Josh Brolin, Kate Winslet, Gattlin Griffith Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List

...Walter3. "Flight Behavior," by Barbara Kingsolver4. "The Orchardist," by Amanda Coplin5. "The Casual Vacancy," by J.K. Rowling6. "The Bartender's Tale," by Ivan Doig7. "The Bat," by Jo Nesbo8. "The Light Between Oceans," by...
Library events and book review winners for the week of July 14

...were treated.Downtown Library (14 Entries)Nolan Campbell, 11, pass to Mt. Roberts TramwayThe Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K. RowlingOne fascinating part of this book is: "when Harry and Hermione get Sirius Black out of the prison."Caden Haygood...
The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List

...Telegraph Avenue," by Michael Chabon9. "This Is How You Lose Her," by Junot Diaz10. "The Casual Vacancy," by J.K. Rowling 1. "Wild," by Cheryl Strayed2. "Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher," by Timothy Egan3. "Orange Is the...
Local businesses award young people at the Juneau Public Libraries June 20, 2013

...Downtown Library - 5 entriesSosan Monsef, 11, gift certificate from TroveHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J. K. Rowling"When Ron, Harry, and Hermione play a lifesize game of wizards chess to get to the sorcerers' stone."Krishna...
The best ways to get rich quick(ish)

...knocking on your door, checkbooks in hand. If you'd rather create something spectacular, you could try writing. Take J.K. Rowling as your inspiration. As I work on my novel, I envision the completed book on the New York Times Bestsellers...
Pacific Northwest indie bestseller list Ivan Doig4. "Gone Girl," by Gillian Flynn5. "Blasphemy," by Sherman Alexie6. "The Casual Vacancy," by J.K. Rowling7. "A Thousand Mornings," by Mary Oliver8. "The Orchardist," by Amanda Coplin9. "Bring Up the Bodies...
Best Sellers

...Potter and the Deathly Hallows" by J.K. Rowling, art by Mary GrandPre. 2...Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" by J.K. Rowling, art by Mary GrandPre. 9...Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" by J.K. Rowling, art by Mary GrandPre. 12...


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