Credit Lisbeth Salandar for paving the way for a new generation of smart, savvy antiheroes taking the lead in crime thrillers these days. Kicking down doors and kicking asses along the way, this international roster is full of women who refuse to be intimidated or hobbled in their goals, and will work tirelessly until the… Read More »
November is National Native American Heritage month, and we’re celebrating with Native American books that you absolutely must read!
National Family Literacy Day began in 1994 as a way to promote reading, writing and literacy as a family-wide activity and responsibility. Since then, countless schools, libraries and literacy groups have marked the day with advocacy, awareness and of course, the call to celebrate reading, writing and literacy together! More than just raising a reader,… Read More »
Tags: A Tree Grows In Brooklyn, an astronaut's guide to life on earth, Betty Smith, Chris Hadfield, Elena Favilli, Fortunately the Milk, Francesca Cavallo, Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls: 100 Tales of Extraordinary Women, Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling, Neil Gaiman
From H.P. Lovecraft to Stephen King, horror novelists have always found a way to tap into our deepest fears and craft them into compelling, frightening, addictive reflections—and we readers can’t get enough. If October is the season for spooky, it’s also a great time to discover newer horror classics. Yes, there are still monsters under… Read More »
Tags: Andrew Pyper, Coraline, cormac mccarthy, Heart-Shaped Box, Joe Hill, Lost Girls, Mary Kubica, Max Brooks, Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, Neil Gaiman, Ransom Riggs, The Good Girl, the road, World War Z