Tag: libraries

Reading, Writing

Dear Tech Companies: Stop Bashing Readers

Bashing Readers

‘I just bought myself an early Christmas present: A Kobo Aura One. It’s true. I’m neither a Kindle nor a Nook girl. (I had a Kindle once. Didn’t care for it. Had a Sony, too. Loved that, but Sony crapped out of the e-reader business.) I stick to the oddball Canadian company that forces me …

Reading

How Can You Not Have a Library Card?

Library Card

I was speaking to a neighbor the other day who’s lived here for over a year, now. She mentioned her love of books, so I said, “Oh, then I’m sure you’ve been making good use of the library. I go there all the time.” She looked puzzled. “Library? No. I don’t even have a library …