A New Voice for Alice?

We're always intrigued by the latest audible iterations on our favorite classics. It's even more exciting when stars like Scarlett Johansson get in on...

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Morte d’Arthur – A question of sources

Le Morte d'Arthur (or Le Morte Darthur, as originally spelled), is Sir Thomas Malory's series of reinvented tales about King Arthur and his knights...

Quotes

Joe Biden Writes…

Yes, you probably already know that Joe Biden is an author, along with his wife, Jill. Promises to Keep was published by Random House...

Banned Books History & Overview – #banned

The History of Banned Books A book may be considered a banned book if the work has been banned in the past. We still discuss...
Jacob's Dress

Banned Book: ‘Jacob’s New Dress’

Jacob's New Dress, by Ian and Sarah Hoffman, is suddenly at the very center of a whirlwind of controversy and debate, as the very latest...

Divergent Paths: ‘Of Mice or Men’

Of Mice and Men is a novel, first published in 1937, by John Steinbeck. Told in the third-person omniscient point-of-view, this classic work follows...
High School Reading

Do Girls Read More?

It's a fair question, and one that you may have thought about a great deal. Do girls read more? Over the years, you've likely heard...

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Love

In-Love With A Character? Here’s What To Do…

We love to read, and when we're immersed in literature, the characters come to life for us! We know them--all their most secret and...

Something About Sam – ‘The Wolf and the Rain’

Dystopian, apocalyptic novel... that alone is enough for at least a cursory read of The Wolf and the Rain. There were moments of brief...

‘Teeny Little Fingers’ & J.K. Rowling

Much debate and controversy has quickly erupted over the obvious dislike and consternation of J.K. Rowling toward the newly elected Donald Trump. She doesn't...

Banned Books

What Does Atticus Say? – 7 ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ Quotes

Atticus Finch is one of our favorite characters in literary fiction. He offers that stern, yet-caring, fatherly presence in Harper Lee's To Kill a...