Today is a big day at our store. If you have read this blog for a few years now, you know all about our Librarian's days that we host in the Fall and Spring.
We have anywhere from 80-90 librarians in the store to purchase new books for the libraries. Yes it is a good day for our store, but the best thing? To have so many people in the store that are so excited about books. I can say how many times during the day I hear, "I wish that I could buy them all."
I know that feeling, it is similar to the feeling, "I wish that I could read them all." But to be part of the process of making sure all the newest and best books get into the hands of readers - that is an honor that is hard to describe. I know for non - readers it makes no sense, but to readers what a fun time.
All day long that is all I do find, recommend, and talk about books. It is pretty much a prefect day. Of course the next day Wednesday, I sleep most of the day as working 12 hours is a lot harder to do that it use to be. The funny thing about that? I only really feel it once I leave the building and start to relax. The ride home is the hardest part of the day.
Now that the day is upon me, I can just enjoy. The work for the next one starts tomorrow, well maybe Thursday. :-)