FRCC Course Reserves
Legal thrillers - Grisham and Turow might have invented the legal thriller, but there are other practicioners.
Memorable Memoirs - Memoirs are the hottest form of nonfiction today. Discover why by reading one of these books.
Mysteries with a History - Clues investiated by gaslight, detectives in carriages, and all the trappings of historical mysteries await the reader.
Queen, consort, conspirator: the Tudor Women - The paradox of Henry VIII: all the smart, powerful, intriquing women associated with his reign. Here are a selection of books about these women.Booklists by Category
Count Your Chickens! - If you have four chickens and six tomato plants you can expand your backyard homestead with ideas from writers who are there and doing just that! Recommended by the staff at Library Journal.
Mental Health Forum - Fiction and nonfiction books that compliment the Mental Health Informational Forum.
Sustainability - Booklists' 2014 best new books on sustainability.
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Goldfinch Goldfinch / Donna Tartt
A young boy in New York City, Theo Decker, miraculously survives an accident that takes the life of his mother. Alone and abandoned by his father, Theo is taken in by a friend's family and struggles to make sense of his new life. In the years that follow, he becomes entranced by one of the few things that reminds him of his mother: a small, mysteriously captivating painting that ultimately draws Theo into the art underworld.
Recommended by: Holly, 4/14
Films for Earth Day - Learn more about the earth and how we treat it through documentaries and feature films.
Library Journal's Best Video of 2012 - Library Journal's columnist, Jeff T. Dick, picks his top home-video releases of documentaries and foreign, indie and classic films.
Movies about Movies - Love movies? Check out these films.
Philip Seymour Hoffman - Films of the Academy Award winning actor.
The Top 50 Greatest Films of All Time - Every decade since 1952, Sight & Sound has polled film professionals to determine the greatest films of all time. 846 critics, programmers, academics and distributors voted.
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