March is National Reading Awareness Month

Feb 26

March is full of reading fun! =) YIPPPPEEEEEEEEEEEE! March is National Reading Awareness Month, also known as National Reading Month. You are encouraged to read aloud to your children, friends, family, spouses, co-workers, whoever will listen, for at least 15 minutes per day every day this month. How hard can it be, really? This will hopefully become a habit you...

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Hurry! Read me!

Jul 08

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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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I would be most content if…

Jul 26

I would be most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves., originally uploaded by {life through the lens}. Another lovely bibliophotograph by {life through the lens} on flickr. Her work is absolutely amazing! I would be most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who...

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Reading makes immigrants of us all…

Jul 25

I found this photograph and had to share… what a beautiful picture and the perfect quote. A fellow bibliophile… on this journey with us… Reading makes immigrants of us all. It takes us away from home, but more important, it finds homes for us everywhere., originally uploaded by {life through the lens}. Reading makes immigrants of us all. It takes...

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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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