This Book Is Overdue!: How Librarians and Cybrarians Can Save Us All. Those who predicted the death of libraries forgot to consider that in the automated maze of contemporary life, none of us--neither the experts nor the hopelessly baffled--can get along without human help. And not just any help--we need librarians, who won't charge us by the question or roll their eyes, no matter what we ask.
Jennifer Hubert- READING RANTS: A GUIDE TO BOOKS THAT ROCK! Creator of the popular Reading Rants Web site, Hubert has compiled 100 of her best recommendations in this unique collection development, readers' advisory, and book talking tool. http://www.readingrants.org/
The Cheshire Cat in Jasper Fforde's Thursday Next series Renamed "the Unitary Authority of Warrington Cat" due to changing boundaries, this cat is the overseer in the Great Library, a library within the book world, which contains every book ever written. The Unitary Authority cat turns out to be quite helpful to Thursday in her quest.