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The stacks

Welcome Back!

Another year is here. I love the start of a new school year. This year I decided it was time to refresh many areas of the library. I took down […]


Let the Games Begin!

It's that time of the year again and my excitement teeters on the edge of screaming (in a good way) every day. In the third year of Book March Madness I […]


Our Destiny

When something is new and shiney you want to play and tinker and enjoy the novelty is possesses. That's how I feel about our new catalog program called Destiny. It's […]

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Book Fair Blitz

Before I was ever a teacher-librarian, I was a bookseller. I love books! I love reading! Even with 100 plus titles on my iPad, I still love a book in my hands. […]

March Madness 2014

March Madness 2014

A new crop of contenders ready for competition. Which one will stand in the stacks triumphant? Only time will tell. This year's list is particularly strong in content. Each book […]


Thankful for Books

Here we are, days away from Thanksgiving and it has been too long since I updated the LMC posts. Where does the time go? I'm constantly amazed at the speed of school. […]

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Another Pennant Year Awaits

I love the start of another school year: possibily and promise on the horizon. Students see their friends and make new friends and there's all those new books to read. It […]

Think outside the box

Summer and the Reading is Good

"Turn off the TV and read a book. It's called Thinking Outside the Box!" I love that graphic. The absolute best thing you can do for your kids this summer […]

Wonder Full

The Book Wonder

Our March Madness Tournament of Books ended a moment ago. I'm delighted to announce the winner of our very first book competition is Wonder by R. J. Palacio. This competition […]


The QR Code

Here's a little something to watch. March Madness.  See what happens when you put books and March Madness on the same team. You get a lot of enthusiasm about books. These […]