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  • Claire A profile

    If you don't like a book, you can stop reading it.

  • Abby H

    "If I wrote an autobiography, its title would be: 'Tell Me If This Is TMI.'"

  • Josh H

    "When not librarianing I read, write, watch movies, play music and watch others play music as much as possible. Occasionally I eat and/or sleep."

  • Liz A.

    "I love cycling on my road bike and going on long runs."

  • Julie S

    “I’ve flown through the air with the greatest of ease…”

  • Rachel F.

    Quote: “Never trust someone who has not brought a book with them.”- Lemony Snicket

  • Diamond N

    "Everybody is a Genius. But If You Judge a Fish by Its Ability to Climb a Tree, It Will Live Its Whole Life Believing that It is Stupid"- Albert Einstein

  • "Everyday people and everyday acts of courage eventually change everything." - Ai-jen Poo

  • Blake B Profile Image

    "I read to get more perspective and escape my life."

  • Ms. Willis and her dog, Chestnut.

    "If I wrote an autobiography it would be called: Why Can't We Adopt All of The Dogs?"

  • Miss Louise

    The more you read, the more you know. The more you know, the smarter you grow. The smarter you grow, the stronger your voice, when speaking your mind or making your choice.

  • Bosnia National Library

    "I have a collection of bookmarks from places that I've seen or traveled. One of my bookmarks, which I bought in Belgrade, Serbia, has a pair of traditional peasant shoes attached to it."

  • Morgan K.

    "Everyone forgets that Icarus also flew" -Jack Gilbert

  • Angela B

    “You can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to start, you will.” ―Stephen King

  • Meet Shoshana G.

    "I once won a talent contest by walking upstairs in high heels while balancing a book on my head."

  • Brittney T.

    “It makes sense that your most unique ideas feel terrifying, because they are creatively risky and also expose the inner workings of your brain.” -Chris Gethard, Lose Well

  • Angel Mary Profile Picture

    "I am not a quitter. I will fight until I drop. It is just a matter of having some faith in the fact that as long as you are able to draw breath in the universe, you have a chance." Cicely Tyson

  • Farley Read Feed Profile

    Take a look, it's in a book.

  • Megan M

    Get it in writing!

  • Carol A profile pic

    Never give up.

  • Kyle B

    "Live free or die."

  • Brandy S.

    God, let me think clearly and brightly; let me live, love, and say it well in good sentences, let me someday see who I am. - Sylvia Plath

  • Photo of Charisma L.

    "Everyday people and everyday acts of courage eventually change everything." - Ai-jen Poo

  • Ingrid

    “I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.” ~Thomas Edison

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#DCPLnewYA -- Jess shares the best of new YA fiction. Fourth Mondays,
12 p.m.
#audaciousbooks -- This is the DC Public Library companion to author Roxane Gay's new Audacious Book Club.  Fourth Tuesdays, 6 p.m.
#brownbagdc Book Chat -- A weekly book club to discuss what we're reading and what you're reading, often on a theme. Every Wednesday,
12 p.m.
#AskALibrarian -- Abigail and other librarians offer recommendations based on what type of book you express interest in reading. Every Thursday,
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Graphic Novel Friday -- Dish about the best and worst of graphic novels on #graphicnovelfriday Third Fridays, 1 p.m.

 
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