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  • 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.

  • Melissa N.

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

  • Ms. Willis and her dog, Chestnut.

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

  • Claire A profile

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

  • 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

  • Liz A.

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

  • 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.

  • Julie S

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

  • Rachel

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

  • Jess G.

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

  • Ingrid

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

  • Megan M

    Get it in writing!

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

  • Kyle B

    "Live free or die."

  • Caitlin J.

    Reading is Fun

  • Jo P.

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

  • 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."

  • 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."

  • Abby H

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

  • Alessandra N.

    Audiobooks count as reading. Graphic novels count as reading.

  • 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

  • Farley Read Feed Profile

    Take a look, it's in a book.

  • Latoya R

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

  • Meet Shoshana G.

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

  • Miya UW profile pic

    "Repetition is holy." -Nikky Finney

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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!