Metablogging

Spammy Thoughts

Between this blog and the one I manage for Amawalk Monthly Meeting, I get to see some interesting spam messages.  Here's the header from one - it made me giggle: Author : Helena Bonham Carter (IP: 199.116.86.141 , 199-116-86-141.5280enterprises.com) E-mail : phoebecates@yahoo.com URL    : http://digghits.com/story.php?id=341552 As if HBC would use Phoebe Cates as her e-mail alias! A… Continue reading Spammy Thoughts

Books, Collection Development, Professional organizations

Behind the Locked Door, part two

With a mere 30 days before ALA Annual starts, the YALSA Excellence in Non-Fiction for Young Adults book award committee is reading reading reading. I've read something like 30 books thus far on a variety of topics, and rumor has it that another 10-12 books are due to arrive at any time. The Committee is… Continue reading Behind the Locked Door, part two