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Thomas Carlyle
“The best effect of any book is that it excites the reader to self activity.”
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Maya Angelou
“Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer. And let faith be the bridge you build to overcome evil and welcome good.”
Maya Angelou, Celebrations: Rituals of Peace and Prayer

Julian Barnes
“I'm not surprised some people prefer books. Books make sense of life. The only problem is that the lives they make sense of are other people's lives, never your own.”
Julian Barnes, Flaubert's Parrot

Viet Thanh Nguyen
“He's the best thing that could have happened to us, I said. And that was no lie. It was, instead, the best kind of truth, the one that meant at least two things.”
Viet Thanh Nguyen, The Sympathizer

Mortimer J. Adler
“In the case of good books, the point is not to see how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you.”
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Becoming better library staff by reading books we hate! Every month we randomly select a genre and each choose a book (or two) to read and share.
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