on the Loose 

Hey fellow book lovers! I'm a K-8 school librarian and mom of two young readers. I write the occasional blog when inspiration strikes, but I've also compiled some great book recommendations for all ages. (If you're on a phone, click on the three lines in the top right corner for more.)


January 23, 2020

I should preface this blog entry by admitting that I was completely wrong in my Caldecott and Newbery predictions for last year, so feel free to take these with a grain of salt! Now I'm not one to watch the Oscars or Golden Globes, but give me some ALA awards and I'm a...

January 17, 2020

Happy 2020! I am excited for everything this new year has in store both personally and at work.

The first half of this school year had been… an overwhelming blur. After spending much of the summer reorganizing and cataloging books at the middle school, the school year s...

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