Classic Book Friday – Peter and the Starcatchers

Arrrgh! Shiver me timbers, it’s that time of year again: Talk Like a Pirate Day! This year’s pirate themed book is…

Classic Book Friday – Peter and the Starcatchers

Arrrgh! Shiver me timbers, it’s that time of year again: Talk Like a Pirate Day! This year’s pirate themed book is…

19 September 2014 ·

New Book - First Line

"Nothing is good or bad, only thinking makes it so."

Sway by Kat Spears

17 September 2014 ·

Dedication for Sway by Kat Spears

Dedication for Sway by Kat Spears

17 September 2014 ·

New Book Wednesday - Welfy Q. Deederhoth

New Book Wednesday – Welfy Q. Deederhoth

Time to feature a new addition to the library collection. You know I love a good title, right? So how could I turn down a chance to read Welfy Q Deederhoth: Meat Purveyor, World Savior (by Eric Laster). It’s a little Hitchhiker’s Guide, a little Star Wars, a little Alcatraz. And I loved it!

welfyq

I almost gave up on it in the second chapter. All of sudden there’s Princess Nnnn and Prince Ffff and they…

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17 September 2014 ·

Apps of the Week

Apps of the Week

So, I’m trying a new thing this year. Each Monday I intend to highlight a fun or interesting app that I’ve found.

Today I actually have two apps that are related. In honor of the announcement of this summer’s trip to France, I thought it might be nice to start the year out with some language learning apps.

duolig

The first is Duolingo. This is a game-based language learning app. You can download the…

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15 September 2014 ·

Author Event

Welcome back, everyone! I need to post an update on my summer reading soon. I read some really good stuff.
But in the meantime, there’s an author event TONIGHT at my favorite bookstore in Delaware County (I have to qualify it a bit because there’s a great bookstore in Williamsport that also has a special place in my geeky librarian’s heart). Anyway, tonight at 7PM, Children’s Book Worldin…

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3 September 2014 ·

Getting my geek on. Star Trek: Into Darkness with the score performed live by the Philadelphia Orchestra.

Getting my geek on. Star Trek: Into Darkness with the score performed live by the Philadelphia Orchestra.

31 July 2014 ·

Dedication for The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets

Dedication for The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets

28 July 2014 ·

New Book - First Line

"The Simpsons is arguably the most successful television show in history."

The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets by Simon Singh

28 July 2014 ·

10k run (in the rain). Done.
Cat on the lap. Check.
Knitting. Check.
Deborah Gibson vs. Tiffany on SyFy. Check.
Awesome Saturday.

10k run (in the rain). Done.
Cat on the lap. Check.
Knitting. Check.
Deborah Gibson vs. Tiffany on SyFy. Check.
Awesome Saturday.

26 July 2014 ·

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I'm a middle/high school librarian and college counselor. I run slowly. I also have a fondness for knitting and cooking. Oh, and I'm a beer geek.

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