Reviews and Blog Posts: librarian

The world's strongest librarian a memoir of Tourette's, faith, strength, and the power of family

by Joshua Hanagarne

DPL Rating:
3

Josh Hanagarne is a librarian, has Tourette’s syndrome, and can deadlift 600 pounds. In this touching autobiography, Hanagarne shares what it is like to live with Tourette’s and how he was able, after much struggle, to build a full life. If you like stories about real people overcoming adversity then...

Matilda

by Roald Dahl

DPL Rating:
4

You’ve got to love a book that extols books and librarians.  Matilda is about a precocious young girl who has neglectful parents and looks after herself. Her local librarian, Mrs. Phelps opens her to the world of books.  Matilda has some special skills that help her right some wrongs and...

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