The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer Holm http://unconventionallibrarian.com/2014/09/02/fourteenth-goldfish-jennifer-holm/


The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer Holm

  I love love love The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer Holm.  It’s your quietly get you to believe in the impossible gateway book! Our heroine has a quirky family. Who doesn’t? She has a goldfish that’s …

Gingerbread Castle by Donna Yates http://unconventionallibrarian.com/2014/09/01/gingerbread-castle-donna-yates/


Gingerbread Castle by Donna Yates

I love when my friends write books! I’d like to share a sweet HOLIDAY book (yep, it’s time) with you today.  The book is titled Gingerbread Castle     You’ve been to two rooms; there’s three rooms of fun. The Reading …

Anti Bullying Prevention: Marlene Marlene the Queen of Mean http://unconventionallibrarian.com/2014/10/13/anti-bullying-prevention-marlene-marlene-queen/


Anti Bullying Prevention: Marlene Marlene the Queen of Mean

Since October is Bullying Prevention Month I thought I’d take a look at a book that caught my eye. It’s called Marlene Marlene, The Queen of Mean and it’s written by Jane Lynch.  Please check …

Why You Should Know About KidLitCon: http://unconventionallibrarian.com/2014/10/15/kidlitcon-weneeddiversebooks/


Why You Should Know About KidLitCon: #WeNeedDiverseBooks

  KidLitCon is a gathering of book bloggers who specialize in kid lit; YA, middle grade, and picture books. Sounds right up my alley, right? RIGHT!! You can imagine how thrilled I was when they agreed to let …

An Unconventional Librarian at the Hospital: A Visit to Dr. Offit’s Office http://unconventionallibrarian.com/2014/08/28/unconventional-librarian-hospital-visit-dr-offits-office-blogust/


An Unconventional Librarian at the Hospital: A Visit to Dr. Offit’s Office #Blogust

Recently a group of Shot@Life champions and I got the chance to visit with Dr. Paul Offit at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).  Who is Dr. Offit, you ask? He’s a doctor who has written …