RA for All
Training Library Workers To Help Leisure Readers
All About Becky
Call to Action Archive
Ten Rules of Basic RA Service [Updated 3.17]
RA Service Assessment
Recent and Upcoming Presentations [Updated 7.17]
RA for All...The Road Show! [updated 1.16]
List of Books I Have Led a Discussion On: 2001-2013
Monday Discussion Archive
Monday, July 24, 2017
RA for All Vacation Edition: Day 3- Backlist Gems from the Archives
Today I have a review of a great historical fiction novel from 2011 and happens to be set near where I am on vacation today. I am also pos...
Friday, July 21, 2017
RA for All Vacation Edition: Day 2- Backlist Gems from the Archives
Today's book doesn't go back as far, but since I mentioned the resurgence of Westerns [especially weird westerns] earlier this week,...
Thursday, July 20, 2017
RA for All Vacation Edition: Day 1- Backlist Gems from the Archives
Starting today I am taking a much needed family vacation. I normally just let the blog go silent, but I had a little time to load some conte...
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Trend Alert: Westerns Are Hot [With a Mini-Review of River of Teeth]
I have been saying for about 18 months now in my live genre events, but westerns are making a comeback. People giggle and gave me that, &quo...
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Good Questions To Figure Out RA Skills In an Interview- Important Read For Both Interviewer and Interviewee
Since I was just asked recently by my long time friend and library school classmate Deb, and I have been asked before by others, I thought I...
Monday, July 17, 2017
Goodreads Adds WorldCat To Book Records And Why We Need To Pay Attention
Click here to access the record This past weekend I was updating my Goodreads and as I went to add this title to "Currently Rea...
Friday, July 14, 2017
27 Female Authors Who Rule Science Fiction and Fantasy Right Now via EW
As I mentioned here , with Early Word closing, I am going to make an effort to post more collection development type lists that I didn't...
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Library Reads: August 2017
This is your monthly Library Reads announcement. I usually just cut and paste the same intro each month, but for the next few months I ...
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Backlist Alert: Annual Bestseller lists from 1990-2013: It's Fun and Thought Provoking
Click here for the post Today I am going to send you down a rabbit hole, but a rabbit hole of bookish fun. Recently, Publisher's W...
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Best Books of 2017 So Far and Must Read Lists via Book Riot and How To Use Them To Get Our Patrons Talking to Us About What They Like To Read and Why
Today Book Riot released their " Best Books of 2017 (So Far) " list. Yes, I know there are a lot of these types of lists this tim...
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