Tessa's book review: Pure Michigan: Eating fresh and local in the Great Lakes State

    Eye treats abound in this scrumptious little book. Pure Michigan: Eating fresh and local in the Great Lakes State is a book to guide you as you plan your next vacation. Or the perfect gift for the relative you keep asking to visit.

Tessa's book review: The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater

 Jacket cover: The Scorpio Races

   The Scorpio Races is getting a lot of attention lately--deservedly. A friend described it as atmospheric, and she is so right. It has atmosphere, adventure, thrills, humor and more! Set on an island that, one infers, is somewhere near the British Isles, the island, Thisby, occupies as large a part of the book as any of the characters.

Tessa thinks Contagion is nearly perfect!

Poster: ContagionContagion the DVD is an engrossing, totally arresting movie!  Not for children, the reality and ugliness and fear of a major pandemic is terrifyingly portrayed.

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Carnegie: Feature Films with Food

05/03/2012 6:00 pm
05/03/2012 8:30 pm

The first Thursday of the month is Carnegie's film group  meeting.  This month we are watching new release Iron Lady (PG13) with Meryl Streep.  Join us in the auditorium at 6 pm for the film and refreshments.

Book review: South of Superior by Ellen Airgood

   Book jacket: South of Superior A pleasant surprise--a book that isn't from any of my favorite genres, and I still really liked it!  South of Superior is set in the fictional UP town of McAllaster, along Superior's shore.  Knowing that the author lives in Grand Marais and runs the charming West Bay Diner gives the book more credibility and really reinforces the authenticity.

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