Reading with the stars : a celebration of books and libraries
|Format:||Print Book 2011|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
With plenty to engage library advocates as well as casual readers, Reading with the Stars offers proof positive that libraries and librarians continue to perform vital services and hold a place of honor.
ContentsBarack Obama, bound to the world
Julie Andrews, music to her ears
Bill Gates, take me to your reader
David Mamet, getting an education
Laura Bush, first librarian
Ken Burns, archiving America
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, from hoops to ink
Cokie Roberts, a sense of our future
Ron Reagan, along party lines
Garrison Keillor, the Internet is a swamp
Ralph Nader, rallying readers
Jamie Lee Curtis, a connection to learning
Al Gore, the planet in the balance
Oprah Winfrey, reading for life.
Published ReviewsBooklist Review: "
-- Books and reading
-- United States.
Celebrities -- United States -- Attitudes.
Libraries -- United States -- Public opinion.
Public opinion -- United States.
Celebrities -- United States -- Interviews.
Library users -- United States -- Interviews.
|Publisher|| New York : Chicago :Skyhorse ;2011
American Library Association,
viii, 158 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
Includes bibliographical references.