2018 March Madness Book Love Fall into a book Open book Sunflower Days Summer’s here and the reading is good. Track your reading Digital or Print? Just read! Falling Remember this day. Every season is an opportunity. Reach for your dreams! Open yourself up to learning. Be curious.

2019 Book March Madness

Another year of amazing books and the competition for 2019 Book March Madness Championship title as best book. Which one will win? It's always a surprise when I run the […]


Seuss Your Favorite

Saturday, March 2nd is Read Across America Day and you're more than welcome to participate in voting for you favorite Dr. Seuss book. We're heading into the world of March Madness […]


New Year. New Goals. Read More.

Should you have a reading goal for the new year? Does it help students (and adults) read more? What is a good number of books to read over a year? […]


Reading During Winter Break

Winter break is one of my favorite respites because I get to set my own schedule and read, read, read as much as I want. I love sitting in my […]


So Many Books, So Little Time

There's a multitude of amazing stories. So many books! I love connecting readers with books. We're lucky to live in a time of such fantastic literature. If you have the […]

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Six Years of Madness

Wonder by R.J. Palacio was the first book to win back in 2013 and here we are now with Wonder as a movie and it's been on the brackets every […]


Book Fair Biz +link to online fair

The online book fair link. My first job was as a bookseller in a small independent bookstore in Gresham, Oregon called Dickinson Booksellers. I was hired right around Christmas and […]


Falling Into New Books

“We read to know we're not alone.”  ― William Nicholson, Shadowland It's a good thing I'm a librarian, otherwise spending $119 at the bookstore as I did yesterday would be outrageous. I […]


Five Years of Madness

Where does the time go? It has been five years since the first March Madness bracket I created. I remember thinking two things at the same time… I should wait […]


Reading Resolutions

I made a resolution to read 55 books last year and I beat that! I read 61 books. It was a great year for reading! Follow me on Goodreads if […]