WCPL's eBook Blog

WCPL's eBook Blog

Flu Review (You know, since we're not technically quarantined anymore): The Inspector and Mrs. Jeffries

The Inspector And Mrs. Jeffries, by Emily Brightwell

Mrs. Jeffries is the housekeeper for the detective Witherspoon.  When some befuddling details come to light in a murder case the inspector is assigned to, Mrs. Jeffries and the entire…

Special Quarantine eBook Review

The Clockwork Scarab, by Colleen Gleason

The beginning of this story takes us to London in 1889, but not just any old London, a fantasized version of steam, gears and lace up boots.  Two young women by the names…

Is there such a thing as Reading Too Much?

As things change yet again during these crazy times, here's an important question: How many books have YOU read during the last month and a half (let's say from March 16-May 4)?  If you set a yearly goal, did you just…

Special Quarantine Book Review - Death Comes to the Village


This delightful first book of the Kurland St. Mary Mystery series begins just after the battle of Waterloo with two characters that are thrown together in their efforts to solve a murder.  Major Robert Kurland is recuperating from…

When Reading is a Drag

Have you ever gotten stuck in a terrible book, but feel like you're not allowed to put it down?

Maybe the book had been recommended by someone near and dear, and raved about by all your reader friends, but you just HATE it?  Do you wonder if you are alone? 

The answer is, NO!…

Special Quarantine Book Review-The Casual Vacancy

Yes, this book is by J.K. Rowling, no it is nothing like the Harry Potter Series. If you have read any books under her pseudonym, Robert Galbraith,…

Special Quarantine Book Review - Mystery, Suspense, and the Purple People Eaters

If you want a roller coaster ride of a thriller, this is your book! Chock full of conspiracy theories, adventures, hijinks, car chases and more, Masterminds by Gordon…

Don't be Intimidated!

Are you looking for a specific book on OverDrive and see it has EIGHTY HOLDS?

Don't be intimidated! That number is for ALL of the Indiana consortium! WCPL buys copies specifically for our patrons, therefore…

Special Quarantine Book Review - Little Moments of Love

Even with quarantine, are you finding it difficult to find time to read? Why not try one of Hoopla’s many digital collections of comics? Short, sweet, and succinct, Hoopla's comic collection has something in it for everyone! From Big Nate and Garfield, to Percy Jackson graphics to Deadpool, comics are for everyone!


Special Quarantine Book Review-Evvie Drake Starts Over


Break free of quarantine (without actually breaking any rules) and travel to a small town in Maine for the charming book, Evvie Drake Starts Over, by Linda Holmes, available on OverDrive/Libby!

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