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Highlighting Yavapai College Library books, DVDs, & CDs.

Book Review: Rough Magic

I recently read Rough Magic by Lara Prior-Palmer. The book is the author’s account of her win in the 2013 Mongolia Derby …

Book Review: Soulful Simplicity

It’s not simple to simplify. The author believes that simplifying your life is “like exercise when you have to keep practicing, keep …

In the News this Week: Plastic

By Earth Day, April 22, 2020, Maine will ban all single-use plastic bags in grocery stores. Maine will be joining California, New …

Book Review: Return of the Wolf

“A wolf is both hunter and hunted.” Reintroducing wolves into areas where they were once numerous is a controversial action. Even without …

Book Review: Craft Beef

Whether or not to eat beef is probably the most problematic issue for folks who think deeply about their food. This book …

Book Review: Happiness in America

Are Americans happy? What are the conditions for happiness? Those are the perennially challenging questions that Lawrence Samuel examines in Happiness in …