The San Mateo County Community Colleges are moving to a new library catalog in late December. Until the launch of the new system, library patrons will not be able to place holds on College items. Once the catalog is available, library patrons will continue to have free access to the collections. For more information, go to https://libguides.collegeofsanmateo.edu/onesearch.
Baker & TaylorDescribes in sometimes brutal detail the actions of both whites and Comanches during a 40-year war over territory, in a story that begins with the Comanche kidnapping of a white 9-year-old girl, who grew up to love her captors, marry...
Yale UniversityIn the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, a Native American empire rose to dominate the fiercely contested lands of the American Southwest, the southern Great Plains, and northern Mexico. This powerful empire, built by the...
"I described this to a friend as a fantasy, and maybe all the readers who love this book use it to escape from the national and global problems we cannot control. The romance/murder plot is unsurprising. I admired Kya's reverence for biology--a wor..."
"I'm just not sure why this has been so popular. Some parts were lovely, and the author did a nice job evoking the atmosphere of the Outer Banks, the time and place. The beginning of the novel was the best, getting to know the main character, Kya..."
"I was left disappointed with this book. It just didn't ring true to me. The setting is a fictional town on the NC coast, which I have no problem with, but the different characters kept going to Asheville (!?) to get stuff. That makes no sense at a..."