Posted in Wednesday Readers

Wednesday Readers w Jobe

How shameless is your book hoard? // Source Debi Downner
Posted in Special Announcement

The Scoop from Jobe – Self Published and Small Press Book Fair (SPSP)

The Self Published and Small Press Book Fair (SPSP) will be held Sunday, November 8 in the Main Library’s Darragh Center from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. The event is FREE and open to the public. Books will be available to purchase.  Come one, come all!

Arkansas authors and Small Press representatives who want to sell books at the event must pre-register for the Book Fair. We have 25 authors, four small presses, one writer’s retreat, and one copyright lawyer/instructor registered.  The online form for registration can be found at The complete info page is at

On that Sunday, we will hold 4 mini-workshops for registered authors only. These workshops will occur in the first floor meeting rooms and will be held before the public event starts.

This is also the weekend of the FOCAL Book Sale, don’t miss out!


Posted in Random Round Up

More April Fun with Jobe

Inspirational shirts from Attention Writers

from the Mid-Continent Public Library in Lee’s Summit, MO

more bingo fun from Writers Write

a reminder from the Reader’s Nook

Ursula K. Le Guin talks writing on The Literacy Site

beloved comic xkcd has a movie map, but at least a few came from books5

some encouraging author activism from J. K. Rowling on Arts.Mic

great quote from Word Porn

and bookriot coverage of 100 best books of the decade so far, compliments of the Oyster Review

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