Articles tagged "Ireland"

Oh Happy Day—Meet Emily!

My name is Emily Day and I’ve just joined the Macmillan Library Marketing team as the Library Marketing Assistant & YA Specialist! Here are some fun facts about me:

1) I’m always reading. I have a Master of Arts in Children’s Literature, so I tend to gravitate more towards books for kids and teens, but I also like reading autobiographies and adult fiction.

2) I’m originally from Michigan, but I’ve also lived in Indiana, Singapore, Boston, and now NYC!

3) I worked at an independent bookstore in Boston called Trident Booksellers and Cafe, where I spent my days surrounded by books and tea and the best French toast you’ve ever had.

4) My preferred form of exercise is running. I will often listen to books or podcasts during longer, more grueling, runs.

5) I love travel! I studied abroad in Ireland during college and I used to be a fourth grade teacher at an international school in Singapore.

I’m so excited to be working with Talia and Anne! Please don’t hesitate to reach out with any questions and I look forward to meet you all in the near future!

Happy reading!
Emily

Luck ‘o the Irish Giveaway

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

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One librarian will have the luck ‘o the Irish and win this prize pack of titles including:

THE ELOQUENCE OF THE DEAD by Conor Brady (mystery)
IRISH FARMERS by Ciara Ryan (humor/animals/shirtless Irish men)
I NEVER KNEW THAT ABOUT IRELAND by Christopher Winn (travel/trivia)
AN IRISH DOCTOR IN LOVE AND AT SEA by Patrick Taylor (audiobook)

To enter the giveaway, simply email Library@MacmillanUSA.com from your professional/library-issued e-mail address (subject: Irish books) by Thursday, March 31. Make sure to include your library’s mailing address to be placed in the random drawing.*

Good luck! 

UPDATE 4/1: This giveaway is now closed & Becky Greer of Tampa-Hillsborough Public Library in Ruskin FL has the luck ‘o the Irish!

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