Farewell Laura Ingalls Wilder

This is the day Laura Ingalls Wilder died. That fact strikes us with some sense of finality and loss, even though she’s been gone since 1957....

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Life Lessons on Regret

Everything changes, but sometimes all we can do is move forward, keep taking the next step forward, live boldly. Ted Hughes once wrote, "The only...

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Boston Tea Party

We can follow the long progression of Colonial sentiments in the Revolutionary Period, from the initial rumblings through the Declaration of Independence and the founding of a...
Burning Girls

Burning Girls – Read #Tor

It's a 48-page novella--packed with beautiful (and dark) imagery--all from the rich imagination of Veronica Schanoes.The piece is about coming-of-age tale, combined with deep-seated...

Learning to Breath – ‘The Salt God’s Daughter’

Ilie Ruby's The Salt God's Daughter takes us to the beaches and fields in Southern California with an itinerant wandering of two girls and their...

Seraphina – Dare to Dream

This book is a must-read for kids and adults. Our children (my children) want to do it all, and I want to let them...
It's all about the web

It’s All the Web – Book Memory

Books have always been an important part of my life, so for the 31 days of October, I'll be writing about some of the...

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How To Make Your Next Book Club More Engaging

After a few weeks, months, or years, you may find that your book club has become a bit stagnant. It's not necessarily anything you're...
Schedule Reading

Schedule Your Reading List

It's not always easy to stay with your reading plan, particularly when work, home and life gets in the way. You may also find...
Used Books

Top 10 Reasons to Buy Used Books

Used books come in all shapes and sizes. Some are nearly new, while others have lived many lives, across the many owners who've seen...

Banned Books

I, Frankenstein

Yeah, I know... I've come late to the party. I didn't think I'd like I, Frankenstein, so I waited until it came out on...