July 18th, 2014
It is more important than ever today to reflect on the legacy of Nelson Mandela, a man who devoted his life to making the world a better place. In his 1964 speech from the...Read more
July 8th, 2014
Zine month is upon us, and while these self-published items have grown in popularity in the past decade+, they have actually been around for a while. For...Read more
July 3rd, 2014
A few weeks ago, explaining myself in the blog post “Why I read YA”, I brought up several reasons why YA literature appeals to me. Shamelessly, I am in the 30-...Read more
June 19th, 2014
On June 19, 1865 General Gordon Granger read General Orders, No.
June 13th, 2014
June is National Caribbean American Heritage Month, dear to me because I come from both Barbuda and St. Croix through my grandfathers. In college I was...Read more
June 5th, 2014
An audiobook can sub in for a read aloud in the classroom or empower a struggling reader to keep up with the books that are hot right now. They are fun in...Read more
May 30th, 2014
With this post, I am officially breaking the first rule of book club… but I can’t help myself! Our employee reading club discussed ...Read more
May 28th, 2014
Happy Latino Book Month!
May 20th, 2014
Truth be told, as a reader it feels like I jumped from Ann M.