Heating & Cooling
52 Micro-memoirsBook - 2017
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Polli and Kate had the great pleasure of interviewing Beth Ann Fennelly, Poet Laureate of Mississippi, about her collection of micro-memoirs, Heating & Cooling, as well as the intersections between poetry, memoir, and fiction. They also name her an honorary Scorpio. Listen in: Learn more about Beth Ann Fennelly and her innumerable talents and awards on her website. You can find her… (more)
With all the turbulence of 2017—for better or worse—one thing remained constant: great books of all flavors. Staff from all across the library share their favorites; read on for the LPL’s best books of 2017. Meredith: This year, I fell in love with three books that explored human connection in very different ways: Lincoln in the Bardo, by George Saunders, which melded historical fiction… (more)
From Library Staff
LPL_PolliK Nov 29, 2017
Beautiful surprises await in this tiny gem of a book. By turns funny, true, and heartbreaking, Fennelly - a poet laureate - bring that sensibility to her compact, perfect prose. Micro-memoirs my be my new favorite thing! You'll find yourself re-reading several a few times before you're done.