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Teen Library Advocates Get Booted Out of Missouri Governor’s Office

Last week, teen services librarian Wick Thomas found himself being involuntarily escorted out of Missouri Governor Jay Nixon’s office by a state trooper along with the group of teens he’d traveled with from Kansas City to Jefferson City earlier that day. 249 more words

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Book of Moron

Last week, I questioned your music choices. This week, I’m questioning your ability to read…for pleasure.

While you are listening to your favorite song on the radio or some app (promoted and paid for by a record label) during an intense session of Candy Crush as you wait for a movie to download on your Google TV, billions of trees are dying in vain. 1,078 more words

West to Wyoming

If you know me very well, you know that I’m a traveler. I’ve visited 47 states, most of the Canadian provinces, some islands in the Caribbean and a handful of European countries.   883 more words


A Library made of books ..literally

Well, technically it is the library’s car park, but this is still the most awesome building I’ve ever seen, even if it’s sole use is to house vehicles. 145 more words

May 8th Interview with Doug Dorst

Below are screenshots of portions of the video where Doug Dorst shares his very first version of the first page, an early sample page, a draft manuscript page, and a final proof page. 16 more words