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.

Summer 2020 YA Paperbacks

Surf's up with this year's roundup of summer 2020 YA paperbacks, perfect for taking with you wherever you are -- or aren't -- going.

You Need A Mask, So Go For a Book-Inspired Mask

We are going to be wearing masks, so might as well pick something that'll make wearing them a little bit easier.

Shakespeare Cross-Stitch Patterns Are Indeed Violent Delights

Celebrate the Bard all year long with these Shakespeare cross stitch patterns.

Classroom Censorship in Mat-Su Alaska School District Latest In Long Line

Conservative, pro-family white men on an Alaska school board pull books from upper-level elective English classrooms.

Male Leads in Fiction Sell 10 Million More Books on Average Than Female Leads

Men are rich and strong. Women are golden-haired and married. A look at gender disparity in top-selling fiction.

Librarians Under Pandemic Duress: Layoffs, Napkin Masks, and Fear of Retaliation

Librarians face challenges, dangerous work conditions, and layoffs, as decisions made in response to COVID-19 expose cracks in leadership and funding.

Mary Oliver Prints To Bring Nature, Healing, and Inspiration To Your Home

For poetry lovers and nature lovers, some of the best Mary Oliver prints featuring her words with beautiful nature images.

Get These Titles Stuck in Your Head: YA Earworms, 2020 Edition

2020 YA book titles that'll get stuck in your head.

Prison Ereaders and Tablets Should Be Free During COVID-19

PEN America, ALA, and other advocate groups for First Amendment rights demand fees for prison tablets--a vital tool for accessing information--be dropped.

No Dog-Earing Necessary With These 50 Rad Animal Bookmarks

50 amazing animal bookmarks to hold your place between reading sessions.

A Guide to Spring Cleaning Your Books

Spring cleaning your books just got a whole lot easier with this handy guide and checklist for your physical and digital reading life.

Does the General Population Still Prioritize White Male Authors?

While white men dominate the discussion of favorite books on reddit, is that a reflection of the general population's reading tastes or something bigger?

Save Your Pages With Book Darts and Page Markers

Keep your books pristine while keeping tabs on your favorite lines and pages with these book darts and page markers.

The Ultimate Guide To Spring 2020 YA Books For Your TBR

Your guide to all things spring 2020 YA books. We guarantee you'll find a book or two to love.


Why BODY TALK is more relevant than ever: a look a the cover and description of BODY TALK, the third anthology edited by Kelly Jensen.