Author Archives: Valerie Byrd Fort

About Valerie Byrd Fort

I live in South Carolina. I am passionate about libraries, books, and reading. I am also a mom. This is my blog about those things.

#imwayr It’s Monday! What are you reading?! 8.13.18

*Links to books mentioned below are to my Amazon affiliate page! I use any money I make with these links to purchase books for my weekly giveaway!  It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? From Picture Books to YA! It’s Monday! … Continue reading

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#imwayr It’s Monday! What are you reading?! 8.6.18

*Links to books mentioned below are to my Amazon affiliate page! I use any money I make with these links to purchase books for my weekly giveaway!  It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? From Picture Books to YA! It’s Monday! … Continue reading

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#imwayr It’s Monday! What are you reading?! 7.30.18

*Links to books mentioned below are to my Amazon affiliate page! I use any money I make with these links to purchase books for my weekly giveaway!  It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? From Picture Books to YA! It’s Monday! … Continue reading

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My take on that Amazon vs Libraries #forbes article

An article by Panos Mourdoukoutas, posted on Forbes, has caused quite an uproar in the library community. Mourdoukoutas is Professor and Chair of the Department of Economics at LIU Post in New York and he also teaches at Columbia University. After reading … Continue reading

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#imwayr It’s Monday! What are you reading?! 7.23.18

*Links to books mentioned below are to my Amazon affiliate page! I use any money I make with these links to purchase books for my weekly giveaway!  It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? From Picture Books to YA! It’s Monday! … Continue reading

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Podcast Round-Up #1 – Podcasts for Kids!

I have been an off and on again fan of podcasts for a long time. When I was a practicing school librarian, I had a podcast with my students where we would highlight news going on around the school. I … Continue reading

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#imwayr It’s Monday! What are you reading?! 7.22.18

*Links to books mentioned below are to my Amazon affiliate page! I use any money I make with these links to purchase books for my weekly giveaway!  It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? From Picture Books to YA! It’s Monday! … Continue reading

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