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New Heacox novel celebrates Tlingit canoe culture

...released in its 56 years of publishing, according to press materials; it has recently received starred Kirkus and Library Journal reviews.Heacox is the author of "John Muir and the Ice That Started A Fire" and "The Only Kayak," among many...
John Mark Kinney

...presenting many papers at professional organizations; and publishing over 20 articles in historical, archival and library journals. In 1972, he attended the International Congress on Archives in Moscow (USSR) and in 1974 he was designated a...
New magazines available to read at Juneau libraries

...releases. For more literary offerings, check out Bookmarks, New York Review of Books, Publisher's Weekly, School Library Journal and The New York Times Book Review. There are several magazines to which we've subscribed, but which we haven't...
Neighbors Digest

...Haines Borough Public Library has been selected by the Library Journal for its first Best Small Library in America award...of libraries serving populations under 25,000. Library Journal selected the library for the inaugural award from...
Vermont town struggles with questions of race, religion, and conscience in 'Witness'

...Award, was judged an ALA Notable Children's Book, and was declared Best Book of the Year in 2001 by both School Library Journal and Publishers Weekly. A multi-voice recording on two cassettes is available from Listening Library, a division...
Upcoming events and book review winners from the Juneau Public Libraries for the week of July 21

...Douglas Library there will be an event aimed at teens and tweens. Join your favorite youth librarians for School Library Journal's free online event, SummerTeen - Hot Books for Young Adults, which will feature the best-selling authors of...
Romance novels ignite literary career of Homer novelist

...The reviews have been generating the kind of heat writers love. "Sexy, sassy, often hilarious, and touching," Library Journal called "The Fireman Who Loved Me." ''A hilarious and entertaining ride," Romance Times said. "A sexy, funny...
Bicyclist-author to talk about travels, but thoughtful, honest, insightful writing about the cross-cultural experience is," wrote a review in Library Journal. Warmbrunn's Juneau appearance is sponsored by Friends of the Juneau Public Libraries. Ed Schoenfeld can be reached...
Haines library described as 'best'

...That's what judges for the Library Journal decided in naming the Haines...and excellent services," said Library Journal editor John Berry III. the February edition of the Library Journal, a professional publication...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Entertainment News: Entertainment briefs 1/22/98

...account of her fishing life, which she loves and writes about with emotion, wit and intelligence,'' said a review in Library Journal. Previous books include two collections of short stories, ``Survival'' and ``The Compass Inside Ourselves...


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