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  • Alessandra N.

    Audiobooks count as reading. Graphic novels count as reading.

  • 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."

  • Miya UW profile pic

    "Repetition is holy." -Nikky Finney

  • Abby H

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

  • Jess G.

    Life's too short not to find a good book and share it with friends.

  • Jessica Spotswood photo

    "What I do when I'm not at the library: I'm writing or editing. I'm the author of four books for young adults..."

  • Jo P.

    "You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read." - James Baldwin

  • 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."

  • Farley Read Feed Profile

    Take a look, it's in a book.

  • Rachel

    "When I'm not at the library I read, write, walk, make crafts, and learn new skills."

  • Morgan K.

    "Everyone forgets that Icarus also flew" -Jack Gilbert

  • Julie S

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

  • 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

  • Megan M

    Get it in writing!

  • Chris K. Read Feed

    "Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly -- they’ll go through anything. You read and you’re pierced.." -Aldous Huxley

  • Janna T.

    "It's the good things that'll drive you mad with missing them." - Rainbow Rowell

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

  • Ms. Terri

    If I wrote an autobiography, it’s title would be: "The Quitters Guide to Finishing What You Sta…"

  • Liz A.

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

  • 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.

  • Rachel F.

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

  • Ms. Willis and her dog, Chestnut.

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

  • Aja H

    "My soul is an empty carousel at sunset." - Pablo Neruda

  • Peter C

    "Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving." -- Albert Einstein

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Twitter
What's Happening @dcpl? When?
#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,
12 p.m.
Graphic Novel Friday -- Dish about the best and worst of graphic novels on #graphicnovelfriday Third Fridays, 1 p.m.

 
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What's Happening? When?
Various boards of Pin-able goodness:
A Book For All SeasonsAdvanced Elementary ReadsContemporary PoetryJudge Me NotMulticultural Kids ReadsNew Adult FictionRead TogetherTeen Fantasy and more!
Any time!