Multcolib My Librarian Matt: Adventures in librarianship
Annotation:The astonishing story of the incomparable Rex Libris, Head Librarian at Middleton Public Library, and his unending struggle against the forces of ignorance, darkness, and . overdue books.
Annotation:A small town in the Mexican desert has a library where few are interested in books. The only reader is the librarian who sees everything through the lens of literature. When a girl is found dead in the librarian's well, he uses novels to lead police directly to the murderer.
Annotation:In the not-too-distant future, the world is ruled not by governments but by fast-food delivery companies. Only one disgruntled employee stands between them and the end of civilization-- and a whom who's a librarian--and an anarchist book group--and a little kid who can travel through time--and maybe one or two other people.
Annotation:How on earth did nebbish university librarian David Goldberg end up on Virginia's Ten Most Wanted Criminals list for bestiality? And how did he get ensnared in a vast right-wing conspiracy to steal the presidency?
Annotation:Lucy Hull, a young children's librarian in Hannibal, Missouri, finds herself both a kidnapper and kidnapped when her favorite patron, ten- year-old Ian Drake, runs away from home.
Annotation: In In the Stacks, noted librarian Michael Cart has assembled the cream of twentieth century short fiction about libraries and librarians.
Annotation:Audrey Reed,trades her urban life for a job at a small public library in Minnesota. She hopes to find herself, and with the help of some hard words and hot nights, she succeeds.
Annotation:In a Toronto library, notes appear written by someone who believes he is Rigoletto, the hunchbacked jester from Verdi's opera. Convinced that the young librarian, Miriam, is his daughter. He promises to protect her.
Annotation:Henry DeTamble is a dashing, adventuresome librarian who travels involuntarily through time. Clare Abshire is an artist whose life takes a natural sequential course. Henry and Clare's passionate love affair endures across a sea of time and captures the two lovers in an impossibly romantic trap.
Annotation:The secret to protecting the civilized world from an ancient threat may lie in the pages of three books.and it is up to master librarians of the past and present to secure these pages of knowledge.