Celebrating All Things Library: A Booklights Reprise

One of my favorite places in the whole world is the library. They are just treasure troves of great information and enthusiastic readers.  And while I think we should celebrate libraries every day, we have one week each year where we raise a national cheer for our libraries and all of the librarians who connect us with book. National Library Week starts T-O-D-A-Y, and  Cville’s own John Grisham is the Honorary Chair. I’ll be back later this week with a personal story about my dream to be a librarian, but today, our contribution to the celebration is a reprint of a Booklights post I did in 2009. There is one note I would add … you might also see if … Read more

I Can Read: A Carnival Celebrating New Readers – February 2011

Welcome to the June 2010 carnival celebrating new readers (Kindergarten through second grade). You’ll find reviews of Easy Readers and short chapter books, and ideas to help them, too. Read more

Friday Blurb: Congratulations to MrsP.com Famous Writers

MrsP.com announces the winners of its Be a Famous Writer contest. Four young authors will have their stories turned into videos, memorialized at MrsP.com, and turned into iTunes downloads. Read more