Summer Reading Reviews Of 2018 Yul Kaseman

Summer Reading Reviews of 2018

As we enter August, we are slowly approaching the end of summer 2018.  I’d like to take a moment to reflect on a few of the books I have read between June and July and provide you with my thoughts. Out of the seven books I’ve read, I highlighted three random picks below. Magpie Murders This was a […]

Yul Kaseman Fun Facts About Different NYPL Libraries

Fun Facts About the Different NYPL Libraries

I think many know I love libraries.  I love the look of them, the atmosphere, and just the endless possibilities I always feel when I walk in.  I thought it was interesting to find out a few possibly unknown facts about just a few of the New York Libraries. The Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library […]

Yul Kaseman Typical Day in Bookstore

A Typical Day in the Bookstore

There is nothing quite like actually going into a bookstore – especially if you have a little luxurious time on your hands and no particular task to accomplish. The first section you’ll come across is the new releases – stacked on tables and faced out on bookshelves.


This NYC Library Is Also a Museum: Here’s What’s In Store

The Morgan Library and Museum—colloquially just “The Morgan” —was named for its founder, financier J.P. Morgan, who established it in 1906 as a “private retreat” near his home on 36th Street of New York City.


Libraries of the Future: Intricate Book Displays and Rooftop Terraces

“Libraries and Architecture, my personal passion and my work life in one article; was this written for me?”


Book News: What’s Coming Out in August and September

Do you love browsing the new books section of Barnes and Noble? I often find myself walking through the store and picking up the various new books in their lovely hardcover format.


Secrets of the New York Public Library

Are you a frequent visitor to the New York Public Library? No matter if you visit the library in the Bronx or the main building on the corner of Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street, there’s always something new to discover when you take the time to learn about its history.


Upcoming Children’s Events at the New York Public Library

The New York Public Library holds more than just books. With 93,000 free programs a year across its 92 locations in New York City, there’s something for everyone of all ages to enjoy. From author talks, to live musical performances, to art exhibitions, and children’s workshops, it’s easy to find something the whole family can enjoy. Here’s a snapshot of children’s events that are yet to come.


Book Series and Companions: What I Recommend

Do you enjoy getting wrapped up in a great book series because it provides more depth and detail than a single novel? If you’re looking for a book series less mainstream than “Harry Potter” or “The Hunger Games,” here are a few recommendations you may enjoy.


Can’t Get Enough Game of Thrones? Here Are Some Other Books from George RR Martin

Have you heard the latest news about Game of Thrones? The wildly popular HBO show based on George RR Martin’s series “A Song of Fire and Ice” will be ending after its seventh season. Although it will be a sad day for many once the series comes to a close, fans can still get their fill by reading the five published books from “A Song of Fire and Ice.” Two additional books in the series are forthcoming, but in case you can’t wait for them to be published, here are a few other fantasy books written by George RR Martin.

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