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January 17, 2020
Friday Fund Days: Drop Some Dollars And Help Some Classrooms!
Help bring literacy projects to needy classrooms by dropping a few dollars and/or sharing these teacher requests.
The List List
6 Anthologies Written By, For, and About Disabled People: The List List #383
Your weekly roundup of literary links around the web.
The Best Hotels for Book Lovers Around the World: Critical Linking, January 17, 2019
An awesome daily roundup of the most interesting bookish links from around the web!
January 16, 2020
Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for January 16, 2020
The best book deals of the day, curated by Book Riot.
7 Graphic Biographies and Memoirs for Your Learning Pleasure
Feel like something's missing from those massive biographies? Maybe it was illustration. Check out these graphic biographies and memoirs.
Our Reading Lives
Returning to Childhood Bestsellers I Skipped
A reader on what it took to come around to accepting book recommendations from teachers and adults, and catching up with some...
Meet the 4 Women Authors (of 103) Nominated for the 1969 Nobel
The Nobel Prize for Literature recently opened their archives from 1969. Of the 103 writers from around the world nominated for the prize, four were women.
2019 Was the Year of the Pinay Writer
These 2019 books made last year the Year of the Pinay. Discover a great graphic memoir, as well as fiction and nonfiction...
Our Reading Lives
To My Friends With Reading Tastes Opposite from Mine
"Even if I still maintain my position, my experience of reading and digesting the book is greater for our talks."
More Than Gatsby: 20 Books Set 100 Years Ago
Take a trip 100 years back in time via these must-read books set in the 1920s, with fiction and nonfiction stories about...
Once Upon a Time, There Was a Queen: Drag Queen Story Hour Herstory
We're talking about the history, queens, and headlines of drag queen story time organized for children at public libraries across the U.S.
8 Long Reads to Commit To in Cold Weather
Here are 8 book recommendations for long books to read during the chilly winter months: long, hefty classics and fast-moving epic fantasy.
Listening Pathways: Dion Graham
Where to start with Dion Graham audiobooks: a guide to some of his best work, including nonfiction, YA, historical fiction, and fantasy.
16 of the Best Picture Books About Historical Figures
Gather the kids and get to know some amazing people from back when with this list of the best picture books about...
Which Genre Mashup Is Your Next Perfect Read?
Sticking to one genre is so 2019. Live a little, shake it up, and take this quiz to find your new favorite...