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Apr
20

Booklovers Podcast: Laugh with Us!

Welcome to another episode of the Booklovers Podcast. In honor of National Humor Month, Andrea and I are talking about books that make us laugh. Please rate and review our podcast. It helps other listeners discover the Booklovers Podcast. Subscribe so you never miss an episode! Like a great book, our podcast can be shared. […]

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Apr
13

Booklovers Podcast: Ready to Read Literacy Kits

Welcome to another episode of the Booklovers Podcast. This week, Andrea and I welcome Cara, a youth librarian from our Amelia Branch Library to the podcast. Cara talks about a great early literacy resource, our Ready to Read Literacy Kits or as she describes them – storytime in a bag! Ready to Read Literacy Kits […]

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Apr
03

Booklovers Podcast: Celebrate Poetry

During this episode, Andrea and I are joined by Miami Township Branch Library staffers, Andy and Laurie. So Andy and Andi, plus Laura and Laurie were  recording together. Since April is National Poetry Month, that’s what this episode is all about. Laurie read two poems: My Papa’s Waltz by Theodore Roethke One Art by Elizabeth […]

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Mar
27

Poetry Reading at the Library’s Writers and You

The Miami Township Branch of Clermont County Public Library’s Poetry Reading at the Library event, now in its fourth year, is a National Poetry Month program designed for those ages 18 and up who enjoy spoken word in its many forms: poetry, floetry, monologue, essay, short story, song, or raps/riffs/rhymes. This year’s event is special for many reasons, […]

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Mar
02

Booklovers Podcast: Books We Can’t Wait to Read

During this episode, Andrea and I share a few new and upcoming books that we can’t wait to read! We also share what’s making us happy – books and reading. So no surprises there! Rate and review our podcast. Subscribe so you never miss an episode! Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Stitcher | RSS […]

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Feb
26

7 easy tips to help you reach your reading goals

Each year, I set reading goals for myself. It usually involves reading a specific number of books. Recently, I’ve also challenged myself to read outside my comfort zone. What does that mean? I’ve tried reading genres that I usually don’t. Hard science fiction instead of my beloved cozy mysteries or a memoir instead of a […]

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Feb
16

Booklovers Podcast: Top Picks for Romantic Books

This episode, Andrea and I talk about romance books. We also share what’s making us happy – coffee and The Alienist for those of you who can’t wait to listen to find out. What’s making you happy? Questions? More suggestions? Topics you’d like to hear us cover in the future? Comment below or hit us […]

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Feb
06

Booklovers Podcast: Best Nonfiction of 2017

Andrea, Amy, and I share our picks for some of our favorite nonfiction of 2017. We run the spectrum from language to food and wine to death rites. Questions? More suggestions? Topics you’d like to hear us cover in the future? Comment below or hit us up on Twitter – @ClermontLibrary or on Facebook. When […]

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