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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.

Tennessee Becomes Next State Seeking Public Library Oversight, Censorship

Tennessee "parental oversight committee" bill would censor public library programs, materials.

125 Literary Jeopardy Answers To Test Your Bookish Trivia

This fun-filled test of your trivia will help you brag about your knowledge to your friends. What is Literary Jeopardy?

Loops On Hoops: Literary Cross Stitch and Embroidery

Literary cross stitch and embroidery patterns that will make you drop everything and get your craft on.

The Journey Is Part of the Experience: Anthony Bourdain Books to Experience

Whether you loved him from his start or are just discovering his work, these Anthony Bourdain books will introduce you to a world of food and travel.


Sephora has aa TO ALL THE BOYS I'VE LOVED BEFORE series of makeup and self-care kits and you'll want to buy them all.

Get Your Spook On With This Year’s Slate of Summer Scares Reads Selections

This year's Summer Scares winners are here. Get your scary reads on with these compelling horror reads.

That’s Sic: The Perfect T-Shirts for Writers and Editors

These t-shirts for writers and editors are the perfect writing day uniform.

Trump 2021 Budget Seeks To Eliminate Library Funding (Again)

The budget for libraries and other humanities in the US is on the chopping block again. Here's what you need to know and what you can do.

27 YA Book Quotes About Friendship

These books offer fantastic YA quotes about friendship that will resonate with teens and anyone who has ever experienced its highs, lows, and in-betweens.

17 Gifts for Readers From Black-Owned and Created Shops

Spend some money on bookish goods made by Black creators on Etsy.

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 ...