Review: Kyoko M.’s Of Cinder & Bone

My apologies for the late review, but life has kept me busy these past few months. I won a copy of the novel via the author’s GoodReads giveaway Review: The novel’s a great read, it has everything a reader can ask for in a sci-fi/fantasy book. I applaud the author’s characters who are not onlyContinue reading “Review: Kyoko M.’s Of Cinder & Bone”

2016 My year in books

2016 is officially over thank the gods. Books were one of the few things that got me through the horrendous year. As you know, every year  I make a resolution to read a set number of books via the Goodreads yearly reading challenge. I’ve participated since 2013 and this year’s goal was to read 80Continue reading “2016 My year in books”

National Library Week Throwback Interview: The Library of Congress’s Jennifer Gavin

National Library Week has come to an end and I want to end this weekly celebration with a bang. Last year for Uncanny Pop, I had the opportunity to interview Jennifer Gavin a Senior Specialist of Public Affairs at the Library of Congress. All photos courtesy of the Library of Congress. Read it below: TA:Continue reading “National Library Week Throwback Interview: The Library of Congress’s Jennifer Gavin”

National Library Week Infographic: Types of Libraries

As we near the end of this year’s National Library Week, today’s post focuses on the different types of libraries that exist in our communities. Libraries can come in all shapes and sizes, they can be private or public and more. So here’s my infographic I created via Piktochart last year for Uncanny Pop.

National Library Week Throwback Interview: New York Public Library’s Brandy McNeil

Today’s post is an interview I conducted for Uncanny Pop last year with New York Public Library’s Brandy McNeil, manager of the New York Public Library’s technology programs, TechConnect. The TechConnect program offers more than 80 free technology classes at libraries throughout the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island. Classes include learning about computers and tablets, internetContinue reading “National Library Week Throwback Interview: New York Public Library’s Brandy McNeil”

National Library Week Throwback Interview: Florida Department of Corrections’ Dean Peterson

For today’s post, here’s an interview I conducted for Uncanny Pop from last year’s National Library Week.  It’s with librarian Dean Peterson. Since 2001, he’s worked for the Florida Department of Corrections and all but two of those years were in library services-the other two were in education.  For the first nine years he supervisedContinue reading “National Library Week Throwback Interview: Florida Department of Corrections’ Dean Peterson”

National Library Week Infographic: Did You Know? 5 Library Facts

National Library Week is in full swing and today’s post is an infographic that features five facts about the library. I made it last year for Uncanny Pop via Piktochart.