Originally published on my blog.
This is a story I have never told before. It’s about libraries and me, and how I ended up as a library person.
Middle school was a pretty terrible time for me. It is for most people, but I had the special awfulness of having been homeschooled until fifth…
Background: I’m going to London for the first time next month, and that seemed like as good a reason as any to reread Connie Willis’ marvelous time-traveling-historical-WWII-heroism-timey-wimey masterpiece duo, Blackout/All Clear.