The Library Lady Blog

A new blog that features the nerdy side of life, including books, traveling, the outdoors, and more.

Photo by Allie Smith on Unsplash   It’s no lie, self-help has taken the literacy world by storm. While it has been around for a long time (a really long time, some books that could fall under the “self-improvement” category can date back since the 1500s!), there was a huge boom in them in the late twentieth century. …

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Bam! There it is, 2020! A new decade, a new year. What are you going to do with it? New Year’s is always a weird time for me personally. I’m not a big believer in the “resolutions” thing. To me, self-improvement is a year-round goal. You should always try to improve yourself, whether it is …

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Christmas! It’s a holiday that most people celebrate, love, or participate in some form or fashion. It brings cheer, joy, the love of giving, and a secret love for getting as well. We all know Halloween is my favorite holiday, but I’ll admit it, Christmas is a close second. And who doesn’t love the books …

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Tis the season for Halloween books! This has to be one of my favorite seasons of the year. The colder evenings, a brisk chill in the air. Beautiful fall colors, pumpkins everywhere, and cozy drinks and warm crock-pot soups. What more could you ask for? And then comes Halloween, the fun, spooky times filled with …

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