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
Today is National Train Your Brain Day! Give your brain a work out and grab some inspiration from these top literary geniuses.
Tags: Alan Bradley, Graeme Simsion, Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling, Mark Haddon, steig larsson, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, The Rosie Project, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie
August 12th was National Middle Child Day, but we believe in appreciating these wonderful characters all year round! Is your favorite middle child on this list? Let us know in the comments section!
Stop in at one of these fictional restaurants and treat yourself to some of the most scrumptious eats we’ve ever read about. Better make a reservation. Whistle Stop Cafe from Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg Proprietors: Idgie Threadgoode and Ruth Jamison Tonight’s special: BBQ by Big George. The… Read More »
Tags: charlaine harris, Chocolat, Dead Until Dark, Delicious, Fannie Flagg, Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe, Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling, Joanne Harris, Marsha Mehran, Pomegranate Soup, Richard C. Morais, Susan Mallery, The Hundred-Foot Journey