#Educational

How to Determine the Reading Level of a Book

Your guide to Fountas and Pinnell, Lexile Level, Primer, Pre-primer, Beginning Reader, and more. How to determine reading level of a book for young readers.

An Imitation of Imperfection: A History of Deckle Edges

Why are the page edges of your book ragged? Why do some people think it's a defect and others think it's a sign of luxury? Let's talk deckle edges.

8 Of The Best Drawing Books (and 6 Inspiring Artists)

Find the best drawing books for adults and kids, beginners and advanced students alike. Find even more inspiration in our run-down of inspiring artists.

How To Save A Wet Book

Toilet? Bathtub? Puddle? Lake? No matter how it happened, it's the recovery that counts. Here's a step-by-step guide on how to save a wet book.

Why are Books That Shape? From Codices to Kindles, Why This Rectangle Stays Golden

Ever wonder why books are rectangular? We've got the answers!

The Anatomy of the Book

20 Fascinating Science Books for Kids

A list of twenty science books for kids ranging from board books to beginning readers about subjects like outer space, animals, computer coding, and more!

Authors Don’t Have Much Control Over Covers; Here’s Why

People are often confused and outraged when they learn how little say an author has over their book cover. But this can actually be a good thing.

Why Authorfy Is My New Favourite Literacy Tool

Authorfy is a remarkable literacy tool that brings authors to life in the Library or classroom through a series of masterclass videos.

What’s in a Title?

Taking a look at book titles: what they imply about the book, how they affect reader experiences, and some not-so-great original titles of famous works.