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  • Farley Read Feed Profile

    Take a look, it's in a book.

  • Carol A profile pic

    Never give up.

  • Blake B Profile Image

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

  • Megan M

    Get it in writing!

  • Julie S

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

  • Kyle B

    "Live free or die."

  • Meet Shoshana G.

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

  • Aja H

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

  • Melissa N.

    "I am a freelance editor and a student of history so I'm almost always reading, either for work or for fun."

  • headshot-jenf

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

  • Ingrid

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

  • 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

  • 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."

  • Janna T.

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

  • 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.

  • tammy m. read feed

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

  • 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

  • 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."

  • 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..."

  • 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

  • Abby H

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

  • Jo P.

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

  • Latoya R

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

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Want to meet with other like minds but don't want to go somewhere? We have meetups online that all are invited to join.
 

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.

 
Pinterest
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!