Monthly Archives: June 2016

Reviewing: E-Galleys and ARC’s

Want to read and review some wonderful books before they are available to the general public?  Check into one or more of the online services that supply E-galleys and ARC’s (Advanced Reader Copy).  I use two of these services:  Edelweiss … Continue reading

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World History through YA Fiction

YA historical fiction has come a long way in recent years.  Authors are blending historical fiction with the paranormal, science fiction, Shakespeare, and assassin nuns. Here is a link to the YALSA page with a bibliography of recommended titles:

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Confessions of a Pusher

I know that you’ve heard a lot about how pushers operate – and how they manage to get so many people addicted that there is always a demand for their product. However, in case you have the urge to know … Continue reading

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2016 Youth Services Retreats

You have three opportunities to attend a Youth Services Retreat this year! Youth Services Retreat

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July Display Ideas

July is the month for patriotic events. Prepare a display table with groupings of books with red, white, and blue covers. Place a container of small American flag lapel pins on the table for patrons to pick up. Pins may … Continue reading

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