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Big Weather

Hurricanes! Floods! Tornados! These are stories for those who enjoy reading true accounts of the biggest, the scariest, the most devastating storms of all times-- armchair weather travel, as it were.

  • Last Updated 5 years ago
  • (16 items)

Achoo: Plague Stories

Books best read with a box of kleenex and a super-sized bottle of Purell nearby.

  • Last Updated 5 years ago
  • (15 items)

Summer Self-Care

You can care for yourself this Summer by incorporating fresh fruits and vegetables from local farmer's markets into your diet, taking a break in nature, exercising, and listening to upbeat music! Here are just a few suggestions to get you started!

  • Last Updated 2 years ago
  • (12 items)

Darien Library's Best of the Decade in Non-Fiction

What a great decade of books! It would be hard for us to decide our favorites so we put together a list of the twenty most popular items checked out over the past ten years. Starting in 2010, below you'll find the two most checked out non-fiction titles by year.

  • Last Updated 1 year ago
  • (20 items)

The Outdoors Are Open

Nature can soothe the soul in trying times so we have created a list of books that celebrate being outside and the miracles that nature can create. While the Library is closed, please borrow these titles as e-Books or e-Audiobooks through our **[Hoopla](https://dar.to/2v0aCWq)** and **[Libby for Overdrive](https://dar.to/2rwHAsg)** digital collections.

  • Last Updated 1 year ago
  • (9 items)

Gardening Videos: Digital Edition

The wonderful thing about gardening is that it both takes time, and yet can also be a mystery to many. It can also be fun and joyous to look at. I hope you enjoy these picks.

  • Last Updated 1 month ago
  • (4 items)

Nature in Winter

Some of our favorite Winter nature books, selected just for you.

  • Last Updated 5 months ago
  • (14 items)

Bees, Wasps and Flies, Oh My

Learn about these amazing pollinators and why they're so important to the earth!

  • Last Updated 2 months ago
  • (14 items)

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