The 100-Year-Old Man who Climbed Out the Window

Posted on Thursday, January 10, 2013 by betscw

The 100-year-old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared The 100- year-Old Man who Climbed out the Window and Disappeared By Jonas Jonasson And that was only the beginning… This international best seller is a picaresque account of vigorous, vodka-loving 100 year old Allan Karlsson’s adventure. Allan’s escape is fraught with peril after he steals a crook’s suitcase full of bank notes. He meets a rogues’ gallery of characters who help him hide from . . . more »

For Downton Abbey Fans

Posted on Sunday, January 6, 2013 by Saratoga_Library

Downton Abbey Want to learn more about the world of Downton Abbey? Find all kinds of interesting books & DVDs about the period here. . . . more »

January Book Group - City of Thieves

Posted on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 by Saratoga_Library

City of Thieves City of Thieves Our book group meets on the first Monday night of every month. January's book is City of Thieves, by David Benioff. Winner of an Alex Award, this novel was inspired by the tape-recorded memories of author Benioff's grandfather. It's New Year's Eve, 1941, and Lev Beniov is alone in Leningrad. (Note that last name: The 17-year-old's mother and sister were evacuated before . . . more »