ShelfLogic Podcast

The shelves of MCLD come to life! Join librarians each week to connect with books, music and apps available at your library. Find your next favorite read, discover a new album, or connect with your community.

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Historical Fiction

Episode 155, published Monday, September 18, 2023.

Join Kim and Lynn as they discuss historical fiction from Biblical times through the World War II.

Spooky Books

Episode 154, published Monday, September 11, 2023.

Spooky Books - Includes horror and more.

Books That Made Us Fall in Love with Reading

Episode 153, published Monday, August 28, 2023.

Join Caroline and Lex as they discuss books that sparked their love of reading, in honor of Library Card Sign Up Month!

The PODcast: Reviewing Reads for Kids

Episode 152, published Monday, August 21, 2023.

Join Cierra, Dannelle, Lexis, Caroline, and Davina for some children's book recommendations for the summer! Books read and discussed include Starfish by Lisa Fipps, King and the Dragonflies by Kacen Callender, From the Notebooks of a Middle School Princess by Meg Cabot, The Dragonet Prophecy (Wings of Fire Graphic Novel #1) by Barry Deutsch, and The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events #1) by Lemony Snicket.

Manga at the Library!

Episode 151, published Monday, August 14, 2023.

Are you enjoying the Summer 23 anime season? Join Tasha as she goes over which titles from this season you can read at your local library!

The Book Spoiler - Frankenstein

Episode 150, published Monday, August 7, 2023.

Remember those books you were supposed to read for school? Now you don't have to feel left out when people are talking about those classic novels because we are here to spoil them all. This week we spoil Frankenstein by Mary Shelley and afterwards we recommend current books with similar themes you just might want to read!

Cross it off - The TBR Series (Part 4)

Episode 149, published Monday, July 31, 2023.

Caroline, Cierra, and Dannelle are at it again in another installment of the TBR series! Join us as we cross more books off of our Goodreads "To Be Read" lists. Books read and discussed in this episode include The Lovely War by Julie Berry, The Very Secret Society of Irregular Witches by Sangu Mandanna, Deep Waters by Patricia Highsmith, and Dear Teen Me: Authors Write Letters to Their Teen Selves by E. Kristin Anderson.

Body Positive Reads

Episode 148, published Monday, July 24, 2023.

Bodies can be any and all shapes and sizes. Let's celebrate those bodies with books on the topic!

Classics with a Twist

Episode 147, published Monday, July 17, 2023.

Classic literature gets a contemporary twist in these Teen books! Learn about modern takes on traditional tales, and hear the first page of each book read to you by a librarian.

I Didn't See That Coming

Episode 142, published Monday, July 10, 2023.

Join Emily and Kim for a discussion of books with surprise endings as well as good reads with disappointing endings. There are no spoilers in this episode.