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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.

Plan Your Dream Reading Vacation in a Literary Airbnb

Whether your readcation is a weekend an hour from home or a week in another country entirely, you'll find inspiration in these literary AirBNBs.

The Perfect Bookish Plant Lover Gifts

Pro and aspiring green thumbs, you'll want to get a load of these plant lover gifts specifically for plant parents who also happen to be book lovers.

(Wh)Y A(n) Anthology: On the Rise and Reach of YA Anthologies

A deep dive into the history, the present boom, and the future of YA anthologies from editors, agents, and authors.

21 Sets of Crystal Bookends You Will Drool Over

These crystal bookends are stunning.

The Most Uniquely Popular Books in Libraries, October–December 2019

Panorama Picks is a project that aims to highlight the most popular books in libraries every quarter. The goal is to ...

The Best Literary Valentines to Send to Your Beloved and Your Besties

Find below a selection of dozens of amazing literary valentines. These range from punny to cringe-y, from cute to steamy, and so much more.

60 Rad YA Book Tattoos (Plus Bonus Ink Ideas For Kid Lit Fans!)

Prepare yourself to get your own YA book tattoos with this inspiration.


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Hello Sunshine Clarifies Call for Librarian: “This is a Paid, Part-Time Position”

Reese isn't looking for a librarian, and librarians should know better than to jump at her announcement.

Prompted: A Year of Book Journaling Ideas

We've come up with 52 weeks of book journaling ideas to help you better understand your thoughts, experiences, and what it is you're consuming

Librarians, Advocacy Groups Take Action Against Missouri’s Proposed Censorship Legislation

What librarians and advocates for intellectual freedom are doing in the face of Missouri's unconstitutional censorship bill.

Plus Size Literary Threads You Need at Torrid

Whether it's comics or Goosebumps, Harry Potter or Star Wars, Torrid has an incredible array of bookish clothing options for plus size folks.

New Proposed Legislation in Missouri To Censor Public Library Materials

A new bill in Missouri would leave the selection of "appropriate" material for youth in libraries to untrained community members.

2020 YA Book Covers Bring Disability Representation to the Forefront

These 2020 YA book covers showcase disability representation -- and may be the start of the sea change we need.

Write On With These Enamel Pins for Writers

These enamel pins are for all the writers in your life, including yourself.