Embracing Cancer, Embracing Life, 2015
"Libraries are the foundation for a sustainable future in literacy for all ages."
The Green Umbrella, 2017
"Whenever I feel sad for all the things I don't know, places I haven't been, people I haven't met or for all the experiences I must be missing, a visit to the library reminds me that the all the world is only a book away."
Did You Know?: Over One Hundred Facts about Haiti and Her Children, 2015
Life Before, 2016
"At every distinct period of my life, libraries have provided me the sanctuary or the community I needed."
The Winemakers: A Novel of Wine and Secrets, 2016
"As a child, my first passport to the world was my library card."
Peek-A-Boo, Buckaroo, 2016
"Libraries open the eyes of a community to the the beauty and culture that's always been around them, but seldom seen."
Fourteen: A Daughter’s Memoir of Adventure, Sailing, and Survival, 2015
"How can we live without libraries? Everybody needs to support libraries!"
The Prayer of Hannah: Healing a Sorrowful Spirit , 2016
"Libraries are a vital resource to our community. Of course I stand with them. As for librarians; they are the straw that stirs the shake."
"Ms. Berkin, my grade school librarian, truly saved my life. She took a rambunctious, distracted but intelligent kid who played a prank on the library, and rather than hold it against me, placed me into the inaugural gifted program that she created and ran. I have always counted my librarians as not just mentors, but friends. They don't just take care of books...they take care of me."