52 Ways to Love Your Body by Kimber Simpkins


We see them everywhere: flawless-looking women on the cover of glossy magazines, on television and in movies, and on billboards advertising virtually everything. With such ubiquitous imagery it’s not surprising, then, that according to a recent survey, 80 percent of women are dissatisfied with their bodies.

The Cleveland International Film Festival

Easter Puppets

Spring is here and Easter is around the corner.  There are so many fun Easter books for children.  One that stands out is Peepsqueak Wants a Friend by Leslie Ann Clark.  Peepsqueak desperately wants a friend to play with and can't seem to find one.  All of the other animals are playing in pairs.  In the end Peepsqueak has a wonderful surprise.Easter Puppets

52 Small Changes for the Mind by Brett Blumenthal


In her 1995 book about writing, Bird by Bird, writer Anne Lamott advised writers to set small, daily writing goals for themselves rather than to try to write several chapters all at once.

Choosing Love by Sherianna Boyle


As humans, most of us have a basic need to love and be loved. Often, however, many internal and external obstacles prevent us from satisfying this need.

Super You: Release Your Inner Superhero by Emily V. Gordon


It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s . . . YOU! Never thought of yourself as a superhero? Writer, producer, and former therapist Emily V. Gordon has.

Seeking Jordan: How I Learned the Truth about Death and the Invisible Universe by Matthew McKay, PhD


In the early hours of September 17, 2008, in California, 23-year-old Jordan McKay was fatally shot while riding his bike home. His grief-stricken father, professor and clinical psychologist Matthew McKay, refused to believe that he had lost Jordan forever. With the help of psychologist Dr.

The Power of Forgiveness: Forgiving as a Path to Freedom by Joan Gattuso

Power of Forgiveness

No matter how or to what degree you have been wounded by another person, it’s often difficult, if not impossible, to “forgive and forget”, as the saying goes. Harboring resentment, anger, guilt, and other negative emotions, however, can eventually take a physical and mental toll.

It's a Mystery - Series Updates

A new and very popular series is being added to our mystery collection as the titles become available.  The British Library Crime Classics series features titles from the Golden Age of British crime writing.  Many of these re-released titles have not been in print since before World War II.

The Sports Section - Save the Date

Mark your calendars for Wednesday, April 6th at 7 pm– Terry Pluto, PD columnist and author of 23 books, will be here at WPPL to talk about the Cleveland Sports scene.