LH Johnson

LH reads, writes and researches children’s books. She's also a librarian, blogger, and makes pretty amazing chocolate brownies. Cake and books, what’s not to love?

Books That Look Like Avengers, Assemble!

The Problem of the So-Called Forgotten Woman and Patriarchal Histories

In considering the problem of the forgotten woman label in historical books about women leaders of the past, a reader calls for women to be remembered.

4 Dressmaking Books For Every Body

I wanted dressmaking books that would help me learn how to cut a sleeve that didn't look like I'd closed my eyes and hoped for the best...

How to Find Free Books and Comics When You’re On a Budget

Now that you've got this year's budget visualized, here's a list of ways to enjoy free books and comics when things are financially tight.

Want More Translated YA in Your Life? Check Out the 2019 GLLI Translated YA Book Prize

Looking for more translated YA in your life? The 2019 GLLI Translated YA Book Prize shortlist might be a great place to start.

How to Visit Platform Nine And Three Quarters

Crowdfund This! London’s First Black Feminist Bookshop

13 Doctor Who Books to Get You Through Until 2020

Catch that Golden Stitch With Custom Harry Potter Fabric

No more Riddikulus fabric choices on our watch. Get crafty and magical with some of the best in custom Harry Potter fabric.

Support This! DRAW THE LINE: A Political Actions Comics Anthology

The DRAW THE LINE project is crowdfunding a comic of "positive political steps" for people who are overwhelmed by the current climate. Sign us up.