Informational Banner for Spratford Event 2.10.17 Lawrence Kansas

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Informational Poster for Spratford Talk 2.10.17 in Lawrence Kansas

Becky Spratford is a Librarian [MLIS] in Illinois specializing in serving leisure readers ages 13 and up. She trains library staff all over the world on how to match books with readers through their local public library. She is the author of The Readers’ Advisory Guide to Horror, 2d edition (ALA Editions, 2012). She also writes content for EBSCO’s NoveList database, reviews for Booklist, is a member of the Adult Reading Round Table Steering Committee, a 4 term Trustee for her local library, and she is a proud member of The Horror Writers’ Association.

As part of the training, attendees will be discussing In The Time of Butterflies by Julia Alvarez. Be sure to read the book before the workshop! The book is available for download through Total Boox, a service you can access with your state library card which has no holds and no due dates!

A detailed agenda for the day is available to download here.