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May 23, 2019
Judith Kerr Has Died
Judith Kerr, one of the great legends of children's books has passed away, and I want to tell you about her.
Yikes! We Need More Books in Translation
On average, there are only 421 new fiction translations published each year in the United States, and that needs to change.
Our Reading Lives
Crime Fiction as Self-Care
Some people meditate or do yoga. Reading crime fiction is my version of self-care. Here's why.
Our Reading Lives
How I Sustain My Reading Habit on a Tight Budget
A budget's not as hard when you've got a library card!
New Books By Your Favorite Authors Coming Out This Year
Your favorite authors are back! From Julie Murphy to N.K. Jemisin, these new books by your favorite authors are going to be your next great read of 2019.
Read-Alikes to Stephanie Garber’s Caraval Trilogy
Another epic fantasy series draws to a close this month. Here's what to read next.
Rainbow Colors, Rainbow Families: An Interview With Children’s Book Author Michael Genhart
Clinical psychologist and #ownvoices author Michael Genhart talks about his newest children's book Rainbow: A First Book Of Pride.
3 Short Stories That Would Make Great Graphic Novels
We've done it with Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery," now let's get more! Here are three short stories that should be graphic novels.
10 Bookish Eid Gifts for Kids
Children's books, stickers, journals, and more bookish gifts for kids for Eid!
Fashion at the Nebula Awards
Move over, Met Gala, the Nebula Awards served up some serious looks this year.
Stories about Family Legacies
If you love to fall into stories about family legacies, read this run-down of recommendations from a range of different genres.
Young Adult Literature
Book Fetish: Volume 355—YA Fantasy Edition
Bookish gear for your literary lifestyle!
Featured Book Trailer: LOOKING FOR GARBO by Jon James Miller
Take a peek at the book trailer for LOOKING FOR GARBO by Jon James Miller.
May 22, 2019
Marie Kondo To Publish a Children’s Book!
Marie Kondo fans: check it out. Kondo will be publishing a picture book this fall called Kiki and Jax, to be ...