Check Your Shelf

AMERICAN DIRT’s Canceled Book Tour, Plus All the Book Awards You Could Ever Want

Welcome to Check Your Shelf! This is your guide to help librarians like you up your game when it comes to doing your job (& rocking it).

The Chicago area’s been without sunshine for over a week now, and I’m starting to feel like I’ve been living in a cave full of fluorescent lighting for the last several months. My kingdom for some Vitamin D!

Anyway, on with the newsletter. Here’s hoping that February will be just a touch less dreary than January.

Libraries & Librarians

News Updates

Cool Library Updates

Worth Reading

Book Adaptations in the News

Books & Authors in the News

American Dirt

Yeah, there’s enough news with American Dirt that I’m giving it its own subsection.

Numbers & Trends

Award News

Pop Cultured

Bookish Curiosities & Miscellaneous

Found on Book Riot

Catch you later, library friends!

Katie McLain Horner, @kt_librarylady on Twitter.