Thommy Ford Reads

A blog by the staff of the Thomas Ford Memorial Library

Birdmen: The Wright Brothers, Glenn Curtiss, and the Battle to Control the Skies by Lawrence Goldstone

I have been naive. I have always thought that scientists and inventors were mostly driven by wonder and curiosity. Men and women, I thought, wanted to discover how things work … Continue reading

June 4, 2014 · 1 Comment

Flower Confidential by Amy Stewart (338.1 STE)

I recommend having a friend nearby as you read Flower Confidential by Amy Stewart, as there are so many interesting statements to share. You will keep saying, “Did you know?” … Continue reading

August 17, 2011 · Leave a comment