Libraries and Me

Going to the local public library with my mother and checking out books with my very own library card is one of the most vivid memories from my childhood. It felt so grown up and powerful, to be able to take whatever books I wanted, to then go home and spend time reading, whether I was slowly savouring every new word, or devouring chapters at breakneck speed, to find out what happened next. Choose Your Own Adventure Doctor Who books were a favourite, along with Enid Blyton, Roald Dahl, and The Hobbit.  School Library At secondary school, the school library … Continue reading Libraries and Me