Yolo County Librarian Patty Wong is the 2012 recipient of the American Library Association Equality Award. The annual award, $1,000 and a framed citation of achievement are given to an individual or group for outstanding contributions toward promoting equality in the library profession. In being selected for the award, Wong was noted for her outstanding… Read More SundayMorningReads
I’ve really enjoyed the questions and comments that Doret and Vasilly have generated on their blogs! I’ve had a busy week this week, much busier than I would like with such a project going on, but thinking about Lanesha and MamaYaYa has kept me grateful, has kept me focused and has given me purpose… Read More Read-In: Ninth Ward
Vasilly posted the first questions on Monday. Doret’s questions went up Wednesday. Mine go up tomorrow. Did you read the book? What did you think? Go! join the discussion!
review: Ship of Souls author: Zetta Elliott date: Amazon Publishing; 28 February main character: Dmitri “D” D never really had a lot of friends so the loss of his mother is particularly devastating to him. As the only child of a single mother, there’s little else for him other than the foster care system. D… Read More review: Ship of Souls
Monday, we’ll begin discussing Ninth Ward by Jewell Parker Rhodes. I hope you’re going to join us!! Have you looked closely at the amazing cover of this book? Shino Arihara design this cover which hints of the magical aspect of the story. We can’t see much in the young girl’s face other than her determination… Read More Getting Ready for the Read-In