Reading on the job

I supervise four library assistants, and I encourage them to read as many children’s books as possible.  My rule about reading on the job is simple: If we are slow, by all means read a book; but, it must be a children’s book.  One of my assistants is a college-aged girl who recently discovered Skippyjon Jones by Judy Schachner.  Skippyjon Jones is a Siamese cat who thinks he’s a chihuahua.  It is hysterical.  Continue reading “Reading on the job”