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  • Janna T.

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

  • Gayle W.

    “We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once.” ― Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

  • Morgan K.

    "Everyone forgets that Icarus also flew" -Jack Gilbert

  • 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

  • Ms. Willis and her dog, Chestnut.

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

  • tammy m. read feed

    "If I wrote an autobiography, its title would be Sugar Makes You Sweet."

  • Abby H

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

  • 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

  • Blake B Profile Image

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

  • 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."

  • 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.

  • Meet Shoshana G.

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

  • 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.

  • Latoya R

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

  • Ingrid

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

  • Aja H

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

  • 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..."

  • Angela B

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

  • Photo of Charisma L.

    "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…"

  • 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

  • Shawn M

    "Fiction doesn’t tell us something we don’t know, it tells us something we know but don’t know that we know." - Walker Percy

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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!
Any time!