I should have known there would be trouble when this morning started out so hot!

Reading Road Trip 2009

Luckily, story time at the Atlantic Public Library was nice and cool.
Reading Road Trip 2009

There are three things they love to do there: read, read, and read!
Reading Road Trip 2009

Even the librarians and volunteers love to read, read, read!
Reading Road Trip 2009

My afternoon at the Winterset Public Library seemed to be going well, too!
Reading Road Trip 2009

My Superfans were there in full force!
Reading Road Trip 2009

And some old friends even showed up to surprise me.

Reading Road Trip 2009

All the people there were certainly creative!
Reading Road Trip 2009

Especially those two that decided to bring in a few BIG cats!

Reading Road Trip 2009

Yes, everything seemed to being going so well…

 Reading Road Trip 2009

Until the ride back home to Iowa Public Television.

 
Reading Road Trip 2009

Luckily, despite the rain, wind, and hail we made it safely back home!
Reading Road Trip 2009

Dan’s Wise Advice of the Day:
The mail might be delivered in rain, sleet, and snow, but rarely is it delivered in lava storms.