Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Tuesday Library Post, early Wednesday Morning, 10/19/2011

A schedule? What's a schedule?

Two books this week:

Frances Fox Piven - Who's Afraid of Frances Fox Piven?

Piven is a professor of sociology and poli sci at CUNY. She's also an advocate for welfare rights and social justice. This is a collection of her essays.

Jon Scieszka, ed. - Guys Read: Thriller

Scieszka is producing a series of anthologies designed to appeal to young male readers, in an effort to raise the young male literacy rate. Given the collection title - "Guys Read" - well, I couldn't pass it up, could I?