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Abby Hargreaves

Abby Hargreaves is a New Hampshire native living and working as a Children’s Librarian in Washington, D.C. She fulfills the gamut of the librarian stereotype with a love of cats, coffee, and crocheting (and likes a good run of alliteration). Her MLIS degree enjoys the company of a BA in English from Hollins University, making Abby an advocate of women's universities. Her favorite color is yellow.

7 Great Children’s Books About Courage and Bravery

Exemplify courage and bravery with these children’s books, including Jabari Jumps by Gaia Cornwall, illustrated by Gaia Cornwall.

Will People Still Want to Read Pandemic Books in the Future?

Why prolong existence in these strange circumstances, even just mentally? Will people still want to read pandemic books in the future?

What Do Libraries Do?: 7 Services Your Public Library (Probably) Offers

"What do libraries do?" You may be surprised by these seven basic services your public library offers for free, including job search help.

#SaveBritney: 4 Young Adult Books If You Stan Britney Spears

If you loved FRAMING BRITNEY SPEARS, you’ll want to read these YA books about the perils of fame and celebrity life, including Stranger Than Fanfiction by Chris Colfer.

Have a Wonderful Kind of Day With These ARTHUR Accessories From Etsy

Having fun isn't hard when you've got a handful of Arthur accesories. Find pins, stickers, and more in this gift guide for Arthur fans.

Bookish Side Hustles to Earn a Little Extra Cash

If you’re looking for a bookish gig to fill some hours or supplement your income, get started with this list of bookish side hustles.

My Goodreads TBR Is My Biography

My Goodreads TBR is my personal biography. It’s tracked my interests and life events for as many years as I’ve had an account.

Angst All the Way Down: Where to Get Started With John Green Books

Not sure where to start with this YA superstar? Check out these John Green books for an introduction to the author of The Fault in Our Stars.

How to Start a Virtual Book Recommendation Service

Find out how to start your own virtual book recommendation service, whether you're a librarian, bookseller, or lover of books.

9 Fantastic Authors We’d Take A Writing Seminar From

There are some writers who have a great handle on the craft. Here are a few authors from whom these Rioters want a writing seminar.