‘A Tree Grows’ – Reading for Survival

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, by Betty Smith, fell into my hands at a time when I needed it most (though I sometimes wish...

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It's the basis of so many love stories -- novels, short stories and poems. And, yet, it's a simple gesture. It's a kiss. But,...

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Why Is ‘The Catcher In The Rye’ Important? 7 Ways

To some readers--both past and present--The Catcher in the Rye is a mish-mash of unacceptable and irrelevant moments from a young kid who doesn't...

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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...
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What Writers Say About July? #Quotes

July always seems like a happy time to me. Perhaps it's because it's summertime. And, it probably also has to do with the fact...

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We've all heard the laments from parents and teachers as they try to get their students to read more books, and improve their reading...
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Libraries Lure Pokemon Go Fans

Pokemon Go is such a monumental craze that you must have noticed, even if you've yet to succumb. The fans are everywhere. They've descended...

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Who is Anna Karenina – Controversial Heroine?

Like so many famous writers, Leo Tolstoy used the real-life experience in his infamous novel, Anna Karenina. Tolstoy arrived at the train station, only...
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‘Last Unicorn’ – Writing Perspective

I grew up on stories and legends. I remember the well-worn book of fairy tales that I kept under my pillow, and I loved...
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Top 5 Ways to Organize Your Books

There really are a million and one (and probably more) ways to organize your book shelves. And, yes, if you're around books for any...

What have writers said–in protest of war? Anti-War Quotes

You’ve heard of the warmongering words from all those proponents of a “good fight”–war, battles, and all that conflict involves. But, if writers have...

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Multicultural Children's Books Day is here for 2018 (1/27/2018), and we were thrilled to review Tessie Tames Her Tongue, by Melissa Martin, Ph.D., with illustrations...

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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...
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