Karissa Knox Sorrell

Karissa Knox Sorrell is an ESL teacher, poet, and writer who's lived in Bangkok, Thailand, Nashville, Tennessee, and currently, Lafayette, Louisiana. She has an MFA in Creative Writing and hopes to publish a YA novel someday. Between teaching immigrants, raising two middle schoolers, and writing, Karissa finds time to read about 50 books a year. Twitter: @kksorrell Blog: karissaknoxsorrell.com

Developing Character: An Interview with Debut Author Tabitha Bird

We chatted with debut author Tabitha Bird to discuss her time slip novel, A LIFETIME OF IMPOSSIBLE DAYS.

10 Delightful Personalized Books for Siblings

These personalized books for siblings can help ease the transition into a larger family. A personalized book is always a special treat for a child!

What BBC’s His Dark Materials Adaptation Needs to Get Right

A reader goes over the key components of Philip Pullman's HIS DARK MATERIALS in anticipation of the upcoming BBC miniseries adaptation.

The Literary Legacy of Rachel Held Evans

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12 Young Adult Books That Address Religion

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Literary Tourism: Nashville, Tennessee

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