Tag: Authors

Book Recommendation for June 2017

This month's recommended title, By the Book: Writers on Literature and the Literary Life from The New York Times Book Review, is one from a subcategory of books I collect about reading, writing, libraries, bookstores, book collecting, and related subjects.  Many of these books reside on my shelves at home while others are in the … Continue reading Book Recommendation for June 2017

My Bookstore Bucket List

When I was preparing to retire as a librarian, I read several books about aging and retirement. I received some excellent advice that translated into action which is reflected in my blog. The first and broader task was to think in terms of legacy -- what did I want to leave behind and how could … Continue reading My Bookstore Bucket List