More Book Lust by Nancy Pearl
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The response to Nancy Pearl’s surprise bestseller Book Lust was astounding: the Seattle librarian even became the model for the now-famous Librarian Action Figure. Readers everywhere welcomed Pearl’s encyclopedic but discerning filter on books worth reading, and her Rule of 50 (give a book 50 pages before deciding whether to continue; but readers over 50 must read the same number of pages as their age) became a standard MO.

About Nancy Pearl

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Nancy Pearl created the program "If All of Seattle Read the Same Book," which has spread across America. She talks about books and reading on NPR’s Morning Edition and on other public radio stations. She lives in Seattle.
Published September 29, 2009 by Sasquatch Books. 304 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Education & Reference, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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A Japanese-American's experience in a WW II internment camp offers both insight and a bit of melodrama—a combination that provides mostly favorable results.

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Rarely does a member of that unjustly maligned species, the librarian, attract the kind of attention Pearl did when she founded the first citywide reading program in Seattle in 1998. Many readers w

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