Tag Archives: Reading

How’d You Do?

How did you do on this list of 21 Books from the Last 5 Years That Every Woman Should Read?

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It’s Hot

It’s July, it’s summer, and it’s hot here in the Midwest. Some say “warm,” but I say hot.

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In Honor of Mothers Everywhere

Just sharing this from Huffington Post, one day late for Mother’s Day.

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A Novel Idea

A Novel Idea (reposted from American Libraries). Libraries have long . . . provided public forums for book discussion, long before talk-show host Oprah Winfrey renewed interest in book clubs in 1996. . . . In our more modern, connected, … Continue reading

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Sure, I’ve Read That!

This is a loosely-themed library blog after all!  So I have to share this article from Huffington Post:  10 Books People Pretend They’ve Read.  Here’s the list:   1. “Nineteen Eighty-Four” by George Orwell 2. “War and Peace” by Leo … Continue reading

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Are Guys Using Your Public Library?

Do you struggle to bring boys into the library and get them excited about libraries and books?  You may find helpful info in the American Libraries article Connect Guys With Books. It is the story of how the New Albany–Floyd … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Musings

Since I wrote a mother-themed post for Mother’s Day, I decided to write a Father’s Day post today.  My father didn’t read stories to us like my mother did, but he did like to read, and he did use the … Continue reading

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