Books

Say Cheese
WHO would ever do a book on "CHEESE?" Meet Vermont Professor Catherine Donnelly. She's a professor of Nutrition & Food Science, & the new book that the Prof edited is, "The Oxford Companion to Cheese." This "cheesy" book includes more than 850 entries covering c…
What Do U Do When The Shooting Starts?
Go out & buy a gun I guess. At least that's what author Chris Bird brags in his newest book. "Surviving a Mass Killer Rampage: When Seconds Count, Police Are Still Minutes Away." "Gunsmoke" Chris is also the author of "Thank God I Had A Gun: The Concealed Handgun Manual,…
Back 2 The Heritage
I'll be returning to the Marias Heritage Center here in Shelby tonight (Tuesday) to read & share more Montana History. Marie Ostrem filled in at the rostrum for me last week &, to the best of my knowledge unless she was slacking, continued on with a brand new read…
I Can’t Believe It’s Butter
I knew a woman named "Butter" years back but Elaine Khosrova's new tome has nothing to do with this woman. Elaine's book IS "Butter: A Rich History," & with the narrative flair of Mark Kurlansky & the culinary curiosity of Michael Pollan,…
Take R Mayor’s Advice
"Mare Lare" often says, "Run to the roundhouse," & I say, "When you do, take along Brian Solomon's "Field Guide To Trains; Locomotives and Rolling Stock." My friend, Brian, is one of today's most accomplished railway historians. The man has authored more than 3…
My Body Forms A Plank
It says that right here in the book & the book is, "The ABC's of Yoga for Kids," & this colorful, informative presentation is up for grabs tomorrow (Saturday) morning at 7:30 on Puffman Sports Triva! "The ABC's of Yoga for Kids" was …
1 More Chance
Tomorrow (Saturday,) Christmas Eve Day, will be your LAST chance to get your Christmas gifts all wrapped by our Shelby Girl Scouts. The "girls" have been manning a booth out at the Shopko store most of this month, & they'll be "ON DUTY" one more …
I Don’t Know What 2 Do
I'll be up at the Marias Heritage Center tonight (Tuesday) reading more Montana History. Last Tuesday, we finished up our book on the Waldron Creek Fire & it was another good one! I'm trying to decide what to read next...it's down to 2 choices..."...
Memories & 19 Pages R All That Remain
Memories are all that remain from the August 25, 1931 Waldron Creek Fire west of Choteau. Only 19 pages are all that remain as we should be concluding our book, "Montana's Waldron Creek Fire; The 1931 Tragedy & The Forgotten Five" by Missoula author Dr. Ch...
A Tango With Cancer
That's the memoir detailing ONE woman's courageous & honest battle with cancer & the corrupt healthcare system. Apryl Allen had everything going for her; Miss Arizona-USA, actress, singer, songwriter, author, composer, & 2-time award-winning musician. But …
Down By The ‘Ol Drugstore
The Friends of the Library are getting ready for their Book Sale THIS Thursday! The Toole County Friends of the Library's  "Sale-The-Of-Books" will be a-hopping & a-happening Thursday afternoon beginning at 5 o'clock SHARP! They'll be located right …
This Man Was The 1st
I've come up with a real "Jim Dandy" of a sports trivia question for tomorrow (Saturday) morning's Puffman Sports Trivia! You'll love this little gem of knowledge for sure. The book I'll be giving away Saturday morning at 7:30 on Sports Trivia&nbs…

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