Our friends at R.J. Julia Booksellers have put together a fabulous Summer Reading website, complete with a Readers’ Advisory Quiz to help select your next read.  I’m always a bit skeptical about these computerized quizzes, but I must admit that I learned about a couple books that I hadn’t heard of before, but that seemed right […]

For your summer reading, we invite you into the world of the circus… Grab your popcorn, cotton candy and lemonade from the butcher ( refreshment merchants, peddler of  candy, pretzels, etc.) and brush up on your circus lingo! (Did you know a cat in the circus refers to a lion, tiger, leopard or panther, while a bull […]

Ah August!  Sun, surf and extra time for reading.  Here’s what the Random House, Inc. Library Marketing Staff is bringing on vacation. Jen: Sherry Thomas DELICIOUS: This top-notch (though not cookie-cutter) historical romance will surely heat up your beach blanket, even on a cloudy day.  Library Journal just gave it a starred review.   Erica: […]