Today In Books

Library Vending Machines At Sports Complexes: Today In Books

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Library Vending Machines At Sports Complexes For The Win

In this-is-brilliant-I-want-more news: Wellington County placed two vending machines with books and DVDs at two sports complexes and of course they’re a hit. You just use your library card at the machines to make your selection and when you’re done you return the materials to one of the library branches. I can think of a lot of places that could use an upgrade of hosting a library vending machine!

This Sounds Awesome

Author Chantel Acevedo announced her middle grade debut, which I want to read right now. Muse Squad: The Cassandra Curse will be the first book in the series about eleven-year-old Cuban-American Callie Martinez who discovers she is one of nine classical history muses. The discovery is made when she turns her best friend into a pop star–accidentally of course!

I Cry, You Cry, We All Cry

Quirk Books just published A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, an illustrated book with 75 of Mister Rogers’ uplifting songs that he wrote and performed on The Children’s Corner and Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood. A bullseye to my feels!