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  • Latoya R

    I feel like it’s never enough time to do much in a day.

  • Aja H

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

  • Rachel F.

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

  • Janna T.

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

  • Ms. Willis and her dog, Chestnut.

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

  • Rachel

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

  • 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

  • headshot-jenf

    "When in doubt, tell the truth" - Mark Twain.

  • 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

  • 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..."

  • 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."

  • Jess G.

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

  • Jo P.

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

  • Claire A profile

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

  • 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

  • Abby H

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

  • Caitlin J.

    Reading is Fun

  • Angela B

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

  • Alessandra N.

    Audiobooks count as reading. Graphic novels count as reading.

  • Kyle B

    "Live free or die."

  • Ingrid

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

  • 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.

  • Peter C

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

  • Photo of Charisma L.

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

  • Jasmine S.

    I like baking and buying too much fabric for projects that I'm going to start on before I finish my current projects.

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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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A Book For All SeasonsAdvanced Elementary ReadsContemporary PoetryJudge Me NotMulticultural Kids ReadsNew Adult FictionRead TogetherTeen Fantasy and more!
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