Cathleen Perez Brenycz

Short Story Collections: 8 Books That Are One of a Kind

Sample an author’s work with some exceptional short story collections, including Alone Together: Love, Grief, and Comfort in the Time of COVID-19 Edited by Jennifer Haupt.

4 of the Best Friendships in Middle Grade Books

The friendships in these middle grade books overcome challenges, act as support systems, and give kids a sense of bonding and community.

A Brief History Of Writing Styles: From Pictures to Modern Alphabets

A look at the history of writing styles, from early pictorial methods to the alphabets and symbols we use today.

Gothic Poems: 16 Creators Embrace the Somber Side of Art

Gothic poems stand for more than darkness! Check out some of the best classic and contemporary gothic poets now.

Memorizing Poetry: Why Verse and Prose Are Still Valid

A reader considers why memorizing both classical and modern poetry is essential to well being, and what the critics say about poetry.

James Baldwin Books: A Reading Pathway of His Work

Want to read more of this classic author? These are the best James Baldwin books to serve as a starting point to his work.

Portable Book Stands: 25 Bookish Holders for Every Reader

Whether you rely on physical books, or use your ereader for everything, these portable book stands will suit your needs!

11 Great Rhythmic Read-Alouds for Toddlers

Find some fun and engaging books that will give kids hours of enjoyment during those long summer days with these rhythmic read alouds for toddlers.


A reader on revisiting ANNE OF GREEN GABLES through the Netflix series ANNE WITH AN E.