Give the gift of witty and thought-provoking writing prompts specifically for library lovers

For Immediate Release
Mon, 12/03/2018


Rob Christopher

Marketing Coordinator

ALA Publishing

American Library Association


CHICAGO — “This Journal Is Overdue”—and you’re the author. Start writing!

Just in time for the holidays, get your creative juices flowing with a new collection of witty and thought-provoking writing prompts specifically for library lovers. More than simply a blank book, “This Journal Is Overdue,” published by ALA Editions, is an invitation to daydream, doodle, and play. Rewrite the ending of a novel on your shelves, recount memories of the first time you read a favorite book from your childhood, or jot down a sudden creative inspiration. Buy a copy for yourself, your boss, a favorite colleague, and friends who support the important work that libraries do each day! And your purchase supports the mission of ALA by helping to fund advocacy, awareness, and accreditation programs for library professionals worldwide.

ALA Editions and ALA Neal-Schuman publishes resources used worldwide by tens of thousands of library and information professionals to improve programs, build on best practices, develop leadership, and for personal professional development. ALA authors and developers are leaders in their fields, and their content is published in a growing range of print and electronic formats. Contact ALA Editions at (800) 545-2433 ext. 5052 or