Problems of an Overworked Librarian #96

At a Parent-Teacher Conference and waiting for someone to come to your table…

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Winners of the 2019 Waterstone Children’s Book Prize

The UK bookseller, Waterstones, has just announced the 2019 winners of their Children’s Book Prize. Celebrating their 15th anniversary this year, this award, which is chosen by Waterstones’ booksellers, honors emerging writers of exceptional talent and are blooming in the children’s writing industry.

Here are the winners:

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #95

Courtesy of my friend and fellow librarian, @DubDeeArr 

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #87

Watching a mischievous toddler browse the picture book section…

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Category Winners of the 2018 Costa Book Awards

The category winners for the 2018 Costa Book Awards have just been announced. The Costa Book Awards is one the UK’s most prestigious literary prizes that recognizes great books throughout the year, written by authors based in the UK and Ireland.

I enjoy this book award since the books that are picked, either shortlisted or the winners, are always good book choices and great reads to add to your TBR shelf. The coveted Costa Book of the Year 2018 will be announced on January 29.

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #83

What I Wish I Was Doing at the Library the Day After Christmas

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Friday Debate: Only Child

Friday Deabte

Welcome to Friday Debate, a feature on cup of tea with that book, please, where every Friday a question will be posted that tantalize the brain and expands our horizons. For this week’s question:  Continue reading “Friday Debate: Only Child”