Deborah Takahashi

Deborah Takahashi is a Librarian for the Linda Vista and Santa Catalina Branch Libraries and does a little bit of everything including programming for children, teens, and adults, collection management, community outreach, helping patrons with reference questions, and much more! Deborah has an extensive background in Teen Services and is currently blogging for the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA).

When not bouncing all over the place, Deborah loves to cook, read, watch Anime, take pictures of her adorable cats, and Yelp about all the places she visits and eats.

Happy Vegan Thanksgiving!

Are you the only person in your family who won’t be eating grandma’s thanksgiving turkey? Or is your turn to host Thanksgiving and you’re the only Vegan? If so, no […]

Reading to the Rhythm with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

This Saturday, July 18, at the Linda Vista Branch Library, the West Pasadena Book Discussion group has taken on a different approach to this month’s meeting. In other words, instead […]

Read to the Rhythm with Books About Music

  Celebrate this year’s Read to the Rhythm Adult Summer Reading Challenge by reading about your favorite composers, artists, and genres.  Also, if you haven’t signed up yet, you can […]

Kick Off the Summer With a Good Book

Now that summer has finally arrived, it’s time to go on an adventure! Whether it’s traveling abroad, or a fantastic stay-cation, these books will take you on an adventure from […]