Author Archive for Stacey


Friday, Mar 30, 2018

Representatives from the global Cities of Literature will be in town next week for their annual meeting.  While only one event is open to the public (a panel discussion about the cities' innovative programs on Thursday, April 5 from 5:15-6:00 at...

Friday, Jan 19, 2018

And, just like a snowmobile, the Bookmobile operates all winter! When the freezing rain started falling last week, we were already at our Mercer Park stop.  The ground was slick and I warily drove it into the empty parking lot to test how our 22...

Friday, Dec 29, 2017

Are you going anywhere next year?  Start dreaming of your next trip with travel books from the library.  You probably already know about our collection of travel guides for the U.S. and the world (and that we can get other esoteric locations for...

Tuesday, Oct 10, 2017

What would Leslie Knope read? This year for Treat Yo Self day -- a holiday created by characters on the TV show Parks & Recreation and celebrated by fans every October 13th -- we have a display of books that Parks & Rec characters might...

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017

When you think about it, libraries are all about wellness. Our collections of books and services are designed to help you thrive -- mentally, physically, spiritually, and emotionally.  That's why we had a booth at yesterday's Wellness Fair at the...

Wednesday, Dec 28, 2016

Whether you're gearing up to read an impressive number of books in 2017 (52?  100?  365? ) or just need one good read for now, a new feature in  NoveList may be helpful. You might already use the NoveList database to find books similar to ones...

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016

Our exhibit of redesigned book covers has come to a close, and we hope you enjoyed it! If you contributed one of the beautiful and thoughtful original designs, you may now retrieve your piece from the Help Desk.  Thank you for participating! The...

Monday, Nov 28, 2016

I don't have any news about the much-anticipated Gilmore Girls reboot, because I just started with season 1, episode 1 earlier this month.  I had barely heard of the show before the outpouring of excitement for last Friday's release.  But I'm...

Monday, Aug 29, 2016

Does your favorite classic novel have a "blah" cover?  Wouldn’t it be fun to make up a new one? That’s the idea behind Recovering the Classics, a crowdsourced collection of original covers for great works in the public domain, and the upcoming...

Friday, Jul 29, 2016

Lots of my library coworkers love podcasts, so we put up a display of our favorites this summer.  (If you missed it, the full list is at the bottom.)  I tried and thoroughly enjoyed three of the shows: The Dollop : The Dollop is two comedians...

About Stacey

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You will see me at the Info Desk, teaching classes in the Digital Media Lab, and answering the library's phone. My favorite books have humor, fantasy, and/or offbeat insights about life. I enjoy a book with “a comic formality of thought and speech,” as Gail Honeyman described her narrator's voice in Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine, also...