Who is Sharon?

Sharon Colvin is the Teen Librarian here in Chelmsford. Come visit here in the library, email her at scolvin@mvlc.org or find her on Facebook.

What is Sharon reading?

The Stand

A deadly virus known as Captain Trips is tearing its way across America killing almost everyone it touches. The survivors of this government-created plague find themselves drawn towards a Nebraska cornfield and the forces of good while their counterparts assemble in the desert to carry out the whims of Randall Flagg–a mysterious man who is [...]

I Heart Zombies

Vampires? Eh. Ghosts? Alright, I guess. Haunted Houses? Been there, done that. But, zombies? I LOVE THEM!

You may wonder how a person can love the undead. Zombies are soulless, slow-moving (for the most part), cannibalistic & gross with a capital G. The primary reason for my infatuation with zombies is that they are [...]

Crazy Eights

Everyone who knows me, either in person or through this blog, knows that I adore Stephen King. A month of horror book recommendations wouldn’t be complete without several of the Master of the Macabre’s novels. So, here is a list of the Top 8 SK Novels* (in my opinion and in no particular order):

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2 for 1

I know…I know…it hasn’t been a week and I already missed a day. BUT, seeing as how it was a Sunday that I forgot to post, I’ve decided to forgive myself and mention 2 horror titles today to make up for my lapse.

I’ve mentioned several short story collections and will most likely spend the [...]

Books are a Uniquely Portable Magic — SK

As a librarian, I am often asked about my reading habits–what was the last book I read, how often do I spend reading, and who my favorite author is. For the record the answers to the previous queries are: Keeping the Moon by Sarah Dessen, about an hour a day (more on days off when [...]