Read On! Animal Crossing

I’ve never been what anyone would call “hip” (even using that term tells you how unhip I am), so trends often pass me by. Luckily, we’re hosting a virtual Animal Crossing escape room this week, which inspired me to play the game and see what all the hype is about. I didn’t expect to like […]

Read On! Praise for Summer Reading

We had a lot of unknowns when planning this year’s Summer Reading program. Generally, the goal is to have the bulk of things planned and booked by the end of February. At that point, COVID was still hitting us pretty hard, vaccines were just getting to people, and we had no idea when construction would […]

Read On! Reading is Reading

When you think about the act of reading for pleasure, what reading format do you picture? Most people picture someone reading a physical (usually fiction) book. I think that stereotype has done many people a disservice. If reading a physical chapter book is the only form of reading for pleasure, no wonder so many people […]

Read On! Did Not Finish

One of the hardest things I’ve done as a reader is give myself permission to put down a book – to not finish. It’s a struggle for me every time. I feel a sense of guilt like I’ve let the book down. I also fear that if I stop reading, this book that clearly isn’t […]