“You don’t have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.”—Author Ray Bradbury, whose birthday is today and who once said, “Libraries raised me.” Happy birthday, Ray. NYPL has plenty of books by him and about him. Check one out today. (via nypl)
This “audio postcard” from the bookstore is amazing. Click through to listen. It features a customer teaching a writing workshop, volunteer Kevin, and staffer Theresa. Plus Lukas sounds a bit like Werner Herzog.