March 1, 2016
Romance isn’t just for February: Finding the right romances in NoveList year-round
In a recent webcast I moderated with fellow Romance Writers of America Librarians of the Year Wendy Crutcher and Jennifer Lohmann about romance-specific book clubs, we got a lot of questions about choosing the right romantic read for a particular audience. I’d like to share a few pointers on how to use NoveList to show your readers a comfortable level of love.
February 26, 2016
Romancing the Book Club: Webcast Q & A
Wendy Crutcher, Lisa Schimmer, and I had a great time doing the webcast on romance book clubs! From the looks of the chat that happened on the side, everyone who attended the webinar had a good time too. We didn’t have time to get to questions, so I asked NoveList if I could write a blog post addressing some of them.
February 24, 2016
We got a facelift!
In case you haven’t noticed, the NoveList blog got a facelift, and we think it’s awesome! Take a look around and notice the responsive design, the attractive headers for each story, and – our favorite part – the fun topic-tagging system.
February 18, 2016
Dispatches from a Locked Room
Early January marked the completion of my third year serving on the American Library Association’s Notable Books Council, and it’s been quite a journey.
February 15, 2016
Just for the Fans
Whether you're working with a Sherlock-loving teen or a middle grader who can't get enough Star Wars, NoveList is here to help.
February 12, 2016
Pop Culture: Your Secret Weapon for Suggesting New Reads
Working in a library is about building connections -- with colleagues, with readers, with the community at large.