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10 Books to Add to Your Shelf in Honor of World Book Day

So far, of the few DIY projects I have done, my favorite has definitely been the reading journal. The journal combines three of my passions: reading, writing and art. 1,203 more words

Things You Can Do on World Book Day...and Beyond


By Zara D. Garcia-Alvarez / zaraalexis / @zaralibrary

There’s a day to commemorate almost anything from the birthday of a country on an international level to celebrating the joy of eating cupcakes to tacos. 568 more words


Reflecting, on World Book Day...

So today is World Book Day.

What does that even mean?

It is a day to celebrate authors, readers, books, literacy, and all of that. It is also meant to bring awareness of people struggling with illiteracy in the world. 584 more words

Work-Life, Balanced?

When I left school, the received wisdom was that one should try to stay in one’s job as long as possible. By the time I left university, there had been a definite shift; I heard comments from my peers along the lines of, ‘I’ve been with this company over a year now, it’s time to start looking around’. 417 more words

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Books! Books! Books!

“I cannot live without books.”  Thomas Jefferson

I know, Virginia the blogger posted something yesterday & here she is again? But, it’s WORLD BOOK DAY. 672 more words


Octopus Arms

Octopus arms, yes, that’s what they call me!
Saving objects in my poor tea
But you know mummy can’t be everywhere,
So please try and take a little care. 78 more words


The Right to Write: Woolf's Desks and MITA'S Literacy Mission

Dear MITA Women,

It is our organization’s belief that it is essential that women and girls have access to writing utensils, paper, and a writing desk. 1,220 more words