How will you celebrate Jane Austen Day?! The Jane Austen Centre of Bath, England has declared December 16th Jane Austen Day. Austen, the beloved novelist, was born on this day in 1775. (photo credit: me, Erica, pulled from my archive of study abroad photos!) Help your patrons expand their Austen TBR pile with the readers advisory […]

Celebrated author, David Mitchell, addressed our gathering of librarians with humor, esteem, and the masterful storytelling for which we all adore him. Librarians have been “a guiding hand” throughout his life and career.  And it all began with a lost little boy finding refuge in the library and The Very Hungry Caterpillar! [youtube lxq-FEyXl5U&list=UU6aKZJ5BobqgmxQGLVBlVZw=]   […]

Join us as we cheer on our colleague, Amy Haddock, from the WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group when she presents a fantastic list of authors and novels during Library Journal’s Christian Fiction Spring Book Buzz!  Register for FREE at Library Journal!  Thursday, May 10th @3pm EST! She’s revealing new titles from perennial favorites Liz Curtis Higgs, Jane Kirkpatrick, […]