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New Book Review Offering from the Library

Original post made by Kathy Shields, Community Center, on Jun 30, 2009

Attention Palo Alto Book Lovers! Would you like to read reviews by others in your community? Or have you wondered what the librarians are reading? You can now find out by subscribing to one of the book review BookLetters we offer. If you would like to preview the newsletters, go to:

Web Link

You will also find a link to the online book review form so you can submit your own review for publication. We offer lists for all ages. If you have any questions, please contact us at 650-329-2436, or visit our web page at www.cityofpaloalto.org/library.

Comments (2)

Posted by Reader
a resident of Community Center
on Aug 3, 2009 at 12:45 pm

>>Or have you wondered what the librarians are reading?
Well, actually no. Why would I care? It's so easy to read book reviews online. But I guess there's no harm in it.


Posted by Reader
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Aug 3, 2009 at 12:55 pm

I actually prefer to know what my friends and family are reading rather than unknown strangers. I find those who I know well know me and my tastes best and I them. I would rather read a book because it has been recommended to me by someone I know rather than just because it is on a "recommended" list or top ten list put out by who knows who or why.


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