Library gets creative making surprise book packages

Jul 10

What a fun little mystery it would be to go into your local library where you can choose a certain genre and you are handed a plain wrapped book. You won’t know what it is, just that a librarian thought it worthy of reading in the category. How fun! It would be a delight to see what others thought were good. A Slovenian library did just this earlier in the...

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2011 Tournament Of Books

Jan 21

It is time for the Seventh Annual Tournament of Books which is to bibliophiles what March Madness is to college basketball fans. Let me try to summarize the process for you and give you a couple of links to learn more. 16 popular novels from the previous year are chosen and placed into a competitive bracket. Seventeen judges go through ‘several rounds of...

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Dating sites for book lovers…

Jul 15

Once upon a time, long before the internet, book lovers had to actually lift their noses from their books at the exact same moment in time as another fellow bookworm did the same or perhaps bump into one another as we moseyed up the book store checkout. “Excuse me!”       “Sorry, I didn’t see you!” “What book is...

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