If you get a reputation as a “reader,” it won’t be long before folks you know start asking you about books. “Read any good books lately?” “What are you reading now?” “I need a good book recommendation – what do you suggest?” You’ll hear that even more often if you happen to be a … Continue reading You’ll like this one!
I've done over 50 blog posts in my career here at Fontana Regional Library. 50! Seems like a lot. The reason I bring this up is because this post that you are reading right now is my last. I am leaving the library and we are moving across the country (2,674 miles to be exact). … Continue reading The Grand Finale
We as a society cannot seem to function online without the prolific usage of acronyms. Individually we may have differing views on the value of these acronyms, but regardless they are part of life now. There are surely a variety of reasons for this, and we can point the finger of blame at many things, … Continue reading WDTAM: What Do These Acronyms Mean
By Chris I've always been surrounded by books. Reading is a popular activity in my family, something my mother championed, and something I was able to pass on to my own sons. My mother's motto was "it doesn't matter so much what you are reading, so long as you are reading". In fact, when some … Continue reading Tales of a Lifelong Reader: My Favorite Kids Books
By Chris A lot of people shiver in anticipation waiting for Random Book Day. Sure, it is a day I made up last year, and no one knows when it happens, or even if it will happen. SPOILER ALERT! It is happening! Right now! So brace yourselves. Seriously, we are heading for 3000 words. This year … Continue reading Random Book Day 2014, Featuring 15 Random Reads in 8 Categories