One of my favorite parts about working at a book store is recommending books. One of the most rewarding parts, is when people tell me how much they love said books and then we get to fangirl/boy over them together! Below are some that I've picked for those two biggest reading seasons, summer and the… Continue reading Summer Reading Recommendations!
Right now, we are in the middle of one of my favorite times of the year at the bookstore - the fall buying season. The reps from the major publishers are stopping by the store to tell me all about the big books for the fall and I love it. Diary of a Bookseller, Day 4… Continue reading The Role of the Book Buyer
This weekend my father came out to visit and stay with my husband and I in our new house to help us do some outdoor work. He was the first overnight visitor to the new abode, and he slipped and fell, injuring his shoulder. I blame myself, and was reminded of all the other times… Continue reading Second Wind by Nathaniel Philbrick
It's been 2 years since the launch of the present incarnation of Celebration of Books! And while the past 6 weeks have included a pitiful amount of reading, I'm still going to celebrate! A Huge Thank You! The fact that anyone reads anything I have to say still surprises me, so thank you to everyone… Continue reading Blogiversary #2!