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.

Revisiting ANNE OF GREEN GABLES

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

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