Becky Spratford

Readers' Advisor, Author, Librarian

Becky Spratford is a Readers' Advisor in Illinois specializing in serving patrons ages 13 and up. She trains library staff all over the world on how to match books with readers through the local public library. Becky is also a 5 term Trustee for the La Grange Public Library and currently serves on the Reaching Across Illinois Library System Board. ​Becky is also known for her work with horror readers as the author of The Reader’s Advisory Guide to Horror, Second Edition [ALA Editions, 2012] and is currently hard at work on the 3rd Edition. She is a proud member of the Horror Writers Association and currently serves as the Association’s Secretary and organizer of their annual Librarians’ Day. You can follow Becky on Twitter @RAforAll or visit her critically acclaimed RA training blog RA for All.