A Tree Grows In Brooklyn
No matter how old you are, a good coming-of-age story can change the way you see the world. Here are six reads we absolutely recommend adding to your bookshelf. Let us know what you’re reading the comments below!
Tags: A Tree Grows In Brooklyn, American Dervish, Ayad Akhtar, Benjamin Ludwig, Betty Smith, Carol Rifka Brunt, Donna Tartt, Ginny Moon, michael chabon, Tell the Wolves I'm Home, the amazing adventures of kavalier and clay, the goldfinch
Reading about readers is a particularly special pleasure, and the readers we read about often come to us early in life when we are at our most impressionable and open-minded. I can’t think of a better role model than a character who loves books as much as we do, and helps us carry on that… Read More »
Tags: A Game of Thrones, A Series of Unfortunate Events, A Tree Grows In Brooklyn, Anne of Green Gables, Betty Smith, George R. R. Martin, Harper Lee, Harry Potter, J.D. Salinger, J.K. Rowling, L.M. Montgomery, Lemony Snicket, little women, louisa may alcott, Markus Zusak, Matilda, Roald Dahl, The Book Thief, The Catcher in the Rye, to kill a mockingbird
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
See what I did there? If you’re looking for other ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day this year besides drinking a pint (or few) of Guinness, there are plenty of reading options to connect you to Irish and Irish-American heritage. From classic authors like James Joyce to more contemporary choices, these books are great additions… Read More »