Now that you know Jackson County is for bird lovers, get some great help tailored just to Michigan! The following books are focused on birding in Michigan.
One of USA Today's 25 most influential books of the past 25 years, What to expect when you're expecting by Heidi Murkoff, 4th ed., has become an institution and a nation-wide household word.
Birds in Jackson: a bird lovers' paradise--that's one of the unique assets of this area, according to the Greater Jackson Chamber of Commerce!
Mongolian music! Yes, I've been visiting the library's Naxos database again. This morning, while updating the political section of the Carnegie collection, I listened to Mongolian Music from Buryatia by the Badma Khanda Ensemble. This collection of mostly traditional Mongolian music is very pleasing--several staff members commented on it as they passed by. Some of the music is gentle, quiet melody that makes a nice background to work or study.