If Michael Connelly thinks we’re cool, we’re cool with that . . .

Best-selling crime novelist Michael Connelly on Los Angeles - The Guardian 10-27-2014, photograph by AlamyIf the fine LA mystery writer Michael Connelly thinks our Libros Schmibros Lending Library on Mariachi Plaza is cool (and he said so in the Guardian the other day!), who are we to argue? Also co-producer of the great new California-centric jazz documentary Sound of Redemption: The Frank Morgan Story, Connelly knows from cool.