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 […]

We all know that books make the better gift, so this holiday season, join our #GiveaBook social media campaign! The #GiveaBook Video Challenge: Post or tweet #GiveaBook Challenge Videos using the hashtag #GiveaBook on your or your library’s Facebook or Twitter pages and/or the #Giveabook Facebook page. Check out our authors who are taking the […]

Our friends at WaterBrook Multnomah are sharing a fun selection of holiday inspired contests, coloring pages, brain benders, and quizzes HERE! Some Christmas Facts & Figures: Number of Tweets needed to Tweet the carol Jingle Bells? Candy Canes Made per Year? Number of words in Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol? Top 10 Christmas Songs? Facts […]