Kelly Jensen

Kelly is a former librarian and a long-time blogger at STACKED. She's the editor/author of (DON'T) CALL ME CRAZY: 33 VOICES START THE CONVERSATION ABOUT MENTAL HEALTH and the editor/author of HERE WE ARE: FEMINISM FOR THE REAL WORLD. Her next book, BODY TALK, will publish in Fall 2020. Follow her on Instagram @heykellyjensen.

Over 100 Books Have Been Challenged in Eanes, Texas, Since March 20

Over 100 books have been challenged in the small central Texas school district of Eanes.

How to Update Your Book Challenge Forms (with Template): Book Censorship News, May 6, 2022

South Carolina considering a law that withholds public library funds if "inappropriate" materials are available and more censorship news.

Illustrated YA Books (That Aren’t Comics)

These illustrated YA books aren’t comics but instead blend art and prose in creative, dynamic, and exciting ways, including Ain’t Burned All The Bright.

“Libraries Are Promoting an Agenda to Destroy Families”: Idaho State Rep Partners on Program to Remove Books from Libraries

Idaho state representative Heather Scott cohosted an event on how to ban books in libraries, calling it a "war."

Rapid City Area Schools Withheld 350+ New Books and Attempted to Quietly Destroy Them

350+ brand new books for high school seniors in Rapid City Area schools never made it to them. They might be destroyed instead.

The Cat’s Meow: Here Are Your Purr-Fect Cat Bookmarks

These cat bookmarks are the cat's meow. The cat's pajamas. The cat's whiskers. Meow!

You Don’t Solve Book Bans by Banning More Books: Book Censorship News, April 29, 2022

This week's book censorship news, including removal of books in Wausau, Wisconsin, Ottumwa, Iowa, and more.

Tennessee Lawmaker Suggests Burning Banned Books

Dubbed "the book burning bill," Tennessee's new law would put a state-created commission in charge of books in school libraries.

Georgia Governor to Sign Book Ban Bill

Georgia's new book ban bill will reverberate across the country.

Adopt a Book and a Cat in These Purr-fect Bookstores

Plan your next road trip with this purr-fect guide to bookstores with adoptable cats across the US and Canada.