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Friends of the Rancho Bernardo Library Newsletter

June 2017

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Links for Booklovers

Here are several links to websites that might be of interest to booklovers:

Goodreads - A social networking site that tracks the books that you have read or might want to read. Very handy.

The Millions - An online magazine offering coverage on books, arts, and culture since 2003.

The Paris Review - An interesting blog with the quality of the magazine. Look for The Art of Fiction.

American Writers

The Literature Network

Page Turner - from The New Yorker Magazine.

Los Angeles Times Review of Books

Electric Literature's Recommended Reading

Book Riot

The New Inquiry

3:AM Magazine

The Rumpus

Writers of Fiction and Poetry

These websites and blogs are dedicated to specific great writers of fiction and poetry. Email the webmaster with your recommendations.

Wikipedia and Google are valuable resources. Many conpemporary writers have Facebook pages. Click here then search.

The Evelyn Waugh Society

Charles Dickens Page

International Lawrence Durrell Society

Shakespeare Resource Center

P. G. Wodehouse

David Lodge

Ian McEwan

Julian Barnes

Saul Bellow

Phillip Roth

The John Updike Society

Kingsley Amis

Jonathan Franzen

Kazuo Ishiguro

Raymond Carver

A. S. Byatt

Richard Flanagan

John Banville

William Trevor

Bernard Malamud

The Don DeLillo Society

The Richard Yates Archive

The Cormac McCarthy Society

Isaac Bashevis Singer

Wallace Stegner

Richard Ford

V. S. Naipaul

J. M. Coetzee

Martin Amis

William Faulkner

Alice Munro

Leo Tolstoy

Flannery O'Connor

Ernest Hemingway

John Cheever

Joseph Roth

Kurt Vonnegut

Fyodor Dostoevsky

Stefan Zweig

Joseph Conrad Society

The John O'Hara Society

The Theodore Dreiser Society

Joseph Heller

James Joyce

Alexander Solzhenitsyn

Vladimir Nabokov

Delmore Schwartz

The F. Scott Fitzgerald Society

Anton Chekhov

Library Hours

Monday 930a - 6p Tuesday 1130a - 8p Wednesday 1130a - 8p Thursday 930a - 6p Friday 930a - 6p Saturday 930a - 6p Sunday 1230p - 5p


Closed for city holidays.


Bookshop Hours

Monday 10a - 4p Tuesday 12p - 530p Wednesday 1p - 7p Thursday 10a - 4p Friday 10a - 4p Saturday 10a - 4p Sunday 1p - 4p


The Bookshop will be closed for city holidays.

In the case of good books, the point is not how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you.


 Mortimer J. Adler, philosopher, educator, and author (1902-2001)