ALA Midwinter was great! I spent time with Melissa R. (from Pop Goes the Library) and NJ librarian Carlie W. And saw Sophie B., founder of Pop; funny how I had to go to Texas to keep running into NJ librarians.
I'm on the YALSA Legislation committee, so went to various related meetings. And who could resist the Award Announcements? I'll be posting more about ALA on Pop. Also, I got to meet people who I just know online, like Chris from Bartography. And, even tho it was just hello, I saw some of the folks from adbooks. San Antonio was a great city; it was easy to get to meetings and to get around the Downtown area itself. Good food, and of course I visited the Alamo.
I have a backlog of books to post about; I want to comment on the Award winners; I need to start with my Best Books of 2006.
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