Best of 2017

Hey everyone, it's time to list the best books I've read this year! There were some really great ones and I hope you find something you like in these recommendations. I won't be able to be blogging about YA books next year because of my Printz duties - eeeeeek! - but I'll try to write … Continue reading Best of 2017

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A scavenger hunt

After two weeks of craziness regarding my alma mater (whose letter Obama ignored and signed an nondiscrimination executive order anyway! YAY!), a trip for a funeral to Kansas*, being sick, getting in a mini-car accident** where some jerk hit my two-month-old car, and a ton of library programming, I'm back into the blog. I want … Continue reading A scavenger hunt

An ode to weeding

Ahh weeding. Who doesn't love it? I don't mean weeding in a garden, I mean getting rid of the crappy books in a library's collection. They might be crappy because they are old or because they got destroyed or they are ugly or offensive. Circulation actually goes up after you weed because patrons can see … Continue reading An ode to weeding