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Online Books Page Links Millions of Books
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Online Books Page Links Millions of Books

by Meagan Frank

The Online Books Page is a large directory of more than 1.75 million free online books. Dr. Mark Ockerbloom, a digital library planner at the University of Pennsylvania, compiled the directory and he is passionate about making books no longer under copyright available to anyone who wants to read them. His current work revolves around getting all libraries to link into the information that is there for the taking.

Goodreads: Find Next Read Among Friends
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Goodreads: Find Next Read Among Friends

by Meagan Frank

Seven years ago, Otis Chandler stood contemplating his next read with a friend when he realized how important friends’ recommendations can be to a reading list. Otis and his wife, Elizabeth, decided to change the world by encouraging people to read more. Their Goodreads recipe of social engagement via recommendations, reviews, and discussion boards, helps more than 20 million readers rely on more than a cover and title to determine the next book to read. […]

“Like a Dad” Voted Best Dad Read
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“Like a Dad” Voted Best Dad Read

by Meagan Frank

Michael Cusden’s Like a Dad blog won first place in Best of What Dads Are Reading 2013. Michael’s blog was included in a list of great nominees. His first place distinction was followed closely in votes by second place James Hudyma’s Dads Round Table, a blog for which Michael is a contributor. The third place honor goes to Mike Julianelle’s Dad and Buried. […]