Adult Services

Adult Services


Recommendations

Piranesi
Susanna Clarke celebrates wonder, innocence, and the precarious art of creating meaning in life through this lean, labyrinthine story about Piranesi, a being who lives within an endless array of flooded rooms and hallways ornamented by towering preternatural statues. Piranesi’s weekly meetings with the only other human in his existence—aptly named The Other—leads him to explore… Continue
Hamnet
This impeccably researched and beautifully written fictionalization of 1580s England pulses with magic and tenderness against a backdrop of buboes and the Black Death. As the plague spreads to the Stratford home of the family Shakespeare, matron Agnes, both wistful and wise, whittles away under the lurking certainty that death comes calling for her children. We hear too from Hamnet, Shakespeare's… Continue