Elizabeth Bastos

Elizabeth Bastos has written for The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Boston Globe, and writes at her blog 19th-Century Lady Naturalist. Follow her on Twitter: @elizabethbastos

Why Read Kid Lit: Maurice Sendak’s IN THE NIGHT KITCHEN

Valentine Desserts: Chocolate, Candy, and Cake Cookbooks

These Characters Should Be Valentines

Children’s Valentine’s Books, Sparkly and Saccharine to Sweet

Kindness Is My Religion: Three Books About Not Being Mean

Christmas In Your Ear

Holiday Survival Guide: Julia Child Style