In a speech at Book Expo America, the largest book trade fair in North America, Margaret Atwood, author of many wonderful books, including ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ and ‘The Blind Assassin’, spoke of the importance of school librarians, saying: ‘The Librarian is the key person you don’t want to remove from a school’. Thank you Margaret, for standing up for all of us. Read more about this story here
A sad news story – and a sign of the times. Click on this link, and make a comment if you feel strongly about this story, which is wrong on so many levels.