Stacy Tomaszewski

Reading Interests: 
Mysteries, YA literature, Poetry
What I'm Reading Now: 
I'm re-reading the Nero Wolfe Mysteries!

Blogs by this Author

Pete the Cat the Album
Get a little taste of the music available for kids from Hoopla!Read more...
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MackinVia offers nonfiction eBooks, classics, and graphic novels for kids in grades K-8.Read more...
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National Honey Month is an observance that was initiated by the National Honey Board (part of the Department of Agriculture) and is intended to promote American beekeeping, the beekeeping industry, and honey as a natural sweetener. Check out their blog for tips on how to enjoy the month.Read more...
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Welcome to Discover & Go Discover & Go is a partnership between libraries and cultural attractions offering library cardholders from every community, age group, and economic background free and low-cost tickets to world-class museums, theaters, aquariums, zoos, and science centers. The program allows cultural attractions to reach out to people who haven't visited them or don't know about them; libraries to bridge the gap between books and hands-on cultural experience; and the public to explore fun cultural opportunities they may have otherwise been unable to access. Frequently Asked Questions: Why are the types of passes, number available, and other details...Read more...
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We are pleased to announce that The San José Public Library has been added to the SimplyE app. We are currently testing the app, and we want you to help! Get the details in this blog post!Read more...
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Summer's almost over and school starts soon. Why not do a little bit of leisure reading to cap off the slow days of August?Read more...
Marilyn: Her life in her own words
August 5th marked the 56th anniversary of Marilyn Monroe's death at the age of 36. Hers was a short and tumultuous life, and the intervening years have enshrouded her in layers of rumor, conspiracy, and myth. Today let's celebrate the woman and the movie star through her pictures, words, and films.Read more...
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I'm an 80's kid and a Gen Xer. That means that I'm one of those people who loves to reminisce about the "good old days" of movies and music. One of the reasons that Hoopla is awesome is that they offer lots of movies and music from all time periods and genres -- with plenty of 80's magic! For Kids I watched all of these as a kid. I seem to remember that a member of my family (who shall remain nameless) got misty-eyed every time he watched Transformers: the Movie ... Parents, you might want to make sure these...Read more...
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Introducing our new Lucky Day eBook collection for adults - cloudLibrary!Read more...
Self-e select sponsers
What, you may ask, is SELF-e Select ? SELF-e Select is a really exciting program from Library Journal , that lets indie authors (authors who are publishing their books through non-traditional channels) get a chance to get national exposure! Library Journal is one of the most important reviewing magazines in the library world -- libraries all around the country (and the world) trust LJ to give us good advice about book purchasing. Any independently published author who submits their book to SELF-e for evaluation gets a chance to be reviewed by Library Journal. Those select titles are offered to library...Read more...