> Good challenge, PokPok, and we seem to
> have spent a few days in hospital around
> the same time.
> While there, ladies came around with books
> on a trolley, which of course made me
> think "BookCrossing"!
> So I returned to the hospital, and have
> since talked the librarian into allowing
> me to register books used for this
> This will ensure a steady release of
> books- both internally and to public areas-
> for as long as I can keep at it.
> Librarian recommends current novels, large-
> print books, no-brain romances and
> childrens books. Many of the books are
> taken home to be finished, so we do not
> expect journal entries immediately. Nor do
> we expect finders to 'broadcast' their
> hospital stay, hence the reference to
> anonymous entries.
> Another point raised was patients tend not
> to take medical-type books, yet visitors
> and staff do! So these will be released to
> public areas.