Category: Reading

Thought For the Day…

Thought For the Day…

Replace the word “racism” with the word “culturism” (it doesn’t exist, by the way, but should). Would that change anything? What would it change if so? Would it make a difference in how society sees diversity? Think about it like this: if you couldn’t argue that “it’s in their blood” because culturism would say that …

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Thoughts While Reading Last Night

Thoughts While Reading Last Night

Last week a friend of mine downloaded the Goodreads app to her cell phone and joined up with many others on a 2017 book reading challenge. You set a goal of a certain amount of books to read within the year and then off you go to meet that limit. I have never joined that …

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Get Your Geek On!

Get Your Geek On!

  I love this. I love this so so much. Last year one of the local libraries I inhabit/haunt frequent began participating in this. It’s a program to encourage you to show your support for your local libraries. You can read more about the program here. I have had a fierce love for libraries since …

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A Bit of a Rant

A Bit of a Rant

I’m on a bit of a tear today. I received an email this morning about a children’s book summit that is going to take place in New York. It is being hosted by Nielsen Entertainment, the same Nielsen as the Nielsen ratings. The email reads “How do kids discover and engage with books in our …

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