Byte-Size Blair | March 14

We’re back with Byte-Size Blair, our weekly wrap-up of all things social media. If you’re not already following us on FacebookTwitterPinterest, and Instagram, give us a look. In the meantime, enjoy this collection of posts.

  1. Today is Pi Day! Celebrate by making this delicious buttermilk pie from chef Stephanie L. Tyson at Sweet Potatoes restaurant.
  2. Award season has begun in the book industry. Check out these talented Blair finalists.
  3. For Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day we’re proud to share this Essence interview with author and activist Sybil Haydel Morial, author of Witness to Change.
  4. Fun and educational, here’s an infographic about book cover design.
  5. Seeking creative indie booksellers who explain the industry with puppets? We’ve got you covered.

Now go enjoy some pie like this little guy!

Photo courtesy of Michael McGurk/Rex
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Byte-Size Blair | February 16

We’re back with Byte-Size Blair, our weekly wrap-up of all things social media. If you’re not already following us on FacebookTwitter, and Pinterest, give us a look.

Happy birthday to LeVar Burton, a champion of reading!

  1. Take a look at this picture of former first lady of New Orleans, Sybil Morial, in her Mardi Gras costume from 1939.
  2. This student resource about inferences vs. predictions is helpful for readers of all ages.
  3. Here are 10 Bookish Feelings you didn’t realize you needed a word for until now.
  4. You can watch this great book talk MacArthur Genius and author Tiya Miles did at the University of Michigan.
  5. Blair is now on Instagram. Give us a follow!

This cat wants the cold weather to go away.

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