Christina Y., Librarian, Digital Content Team


Collage of selected books winning the Beatty Award

California Library Association Beatty Award

February 24, 2023

Books take readers on a journey. It is often the lure of exploration that prompts readers to bury their noses in the pages of a novel or, instead, nowadays, bury themselves in the glow of a tablet's screen. Do we long so much for the new and far that we forget stories abound even within our own backyards?