“Seriously Good Freezer Meals: 150 Easy Recipes to Save Your Time, Money & Sanity” by Karrie Truman — Let’s admit it: we all want to save time and money while still putting healthy and tasty homemade food on the table. But how? Karrie Truman, creator of the much-beloved blog “Happy Money Saver,” is going to let you in on a secret: the answer is freezer meals.
“Exhibit Alexandra” by Natasha Bell — An abducted woman held against her will in a room suffers tortuous worries about her husband and children, who, in the wake of unsettling evidence, are led to believe she has been killed.
“Tangerine” by Christine Mangan — Arriving in Tangier with her new husband only to encounter the estranged best friend she has not seen in more than a year, Alice allows her friend to introduce her to the rhythms and culture of Morocco, only to be quickly stifled by the woman’s controlling nature.
The Portland District Library will be closed on Wednesday, May 23 for all-staff training. In addition, we will be closed on Saturday, May 26 and Monday, May 28 for the Memorial Day holiday. We apologize for any inconvenience, and hope you have a safe holiday weekend.
On The Same Page in Ionia County
Library patrons across the county are reading “The Arsenal of Democracy: FDR Ford Motor Company, and Their Epic Quest to Arm and America at War” by A.J. Baime, the true story of Detroit auto companies—particularly Ford—racing to produce fighter planes instead of cars during WWII. The Portland District Library has two opportunities left for you to get involved:
Book Discussion, Thursday, May 17, at 6:30 p.m. — Join the Portland District Library Book Group as they discuss “The Arsenal of Democracy.”
Rosie the Riveter, Saturday, May 19, at 2:30 p.m. — Meet and hear from area women who were part of “the arsenal of democracy” during WWII.