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Nancy Pearl is a librarian, best-selling author and literary critic. Her reading and knowledge of books and literature first gained her recognition in Seattle, where she regularly appears on local public radio recommending books. She achieved in broader fame with Book Lust, her 2003 guide to good reading. She was named the 2011 Librarian of the Year by Library Journal. On February 7, she will be in Boise as the featured speaker for the Learning Lab’s annual Lunch for Literacy.


The Learning Lab in Garden City provides literacy education for low-income adults and instructional services for families with young children.

On The Monday, July 23, 2018 Edition Of Idaho Matters:

Jul 23, 2018

  • A Nampa think tank looks at "healthy" modes of growth.
  • The Treasure Valley housing market contiues its skyward trajectory.
  • The Learning Lab provides literacy education for low-income adults and families.
  • Bartenders and imbibers alike lament the shortage of Aperol.