Atticus and Tom Robinson in court

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...
Scrooge

​The Merriest (& Most Depressing) Time of the Year!

Yes, it's true... The holidays are a time of togetherness--with lots of fun and laughter (or so it should be, right?). But, there's more...
Umbrellas - Mary Poppins

Who’s Ready for the Return of Mary Poppins?

Think The Devil Wears Prada and Into the Woods, but with the fancy and whimsy of Mary Poppins. And, for that matter, go back...
Eliza Doolittle by George Luks 1908

A Day to be Eliza Doolittle

Do you remember the first time you read George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion? Perhaps, like me, you too were just out of high school, taking...
Harry Potter

Bloomsbury + British Library = Harry Potter Exhibit 2017

In the maelstrom of the Harry Potter mania, 20 years have nearly passed us by... Yep, J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone...
J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter vs Trump? Books and Politics

J.K. Rowling makes international news every time she lambasts Donald Trump with another one of her eloquent, spot-on quips. Of course, nearly anything Rowling says,...
Dumbledore

What does Dumbledore say?

Harry Potter: The Sorcerer’s Stone “It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.” –The Sorcerer’s Stone “Fear of a name increases...
Harry Potter

5 Reasons Why We Love Harry Potter…

We've all loved Harry Potter, since the day he first arrived on the literary scene. For evidence, you've but to look at the mania...
Curious George

Curious George Turns 75 + Reasons We Love The Monkey

That mischievous little monkey who continually gets himself into trouble is turning 75 this years. It's Curious George, first created by Hans Augusto Rey...

Peter Pan – Psychologist’s Legend

It's likely that you either love Peter Pan or you hate the idea of the narcissistic character, who refuses to grow up.  The stories...

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