Kelly Jensen

Kelly is a former librarian and a long-time blogger at STACKED. She's the editor/author of (DON'T) CALL ME CRAZY: 33 VOICES START THE CONVERSATION ABOUT MENTAL HEALTH and the editor/author of HERE WE ARE: FEMINISM FOR THE REAL WORLD. Her next book, BODY TALK, will publish in Fall 2020. Follow her on Instagram @heykellyjensen.

I Almost Died After Giving Birth. Lucy Knisley Helped Me Unpack The Trauma.

How one reader who almost died after giving birth found solace in Lucy Knisley's KID GLOVES.

Keep It Old School With Library Due Date Card Goods

Whether you call them due date cards, check out cards, or library cards, these goods will keep you nostalgic.

Green Boxes Galore: How to Play Wordle and What It Is

What is Wordle and how do you play the game sweeping social media? A look at the story of the word game and strategies for winning.

Malcolm X Biography Donation Rejected by Tennessee Prison

A Tennessee prison returned a donation of a children's biography of Malcolm X, part of a larger trend in denying access to Black literature.

Censorship Bills On the Table in Nearly Half of U.S. States: This Week’s Book Censorship News, January 7, 2022

Nearly half of the United States have censorship bills under review or legislated. That and more of this week's book challenge news.

Get Your Cozy On With These Bookish Hygge Goods

Get your cozy on this seaon with these fantastic bookish hygge goods, ranging from candles to pillows, socks to prints and more.

The Ultimate Guide to New Winter YA Books 2022: January-March

A near-comprehensive guide to all of the new winter YA books 2022, hitting shelves between January and March.

52 Weekly Challenges to Up Your Reading Life in 2022

52 challenges to up your reading life in the new year that will inspire new habits, new adventures, and engagement with things that matter.

2022 YA Books to Movies to TBR and TBW Lists

There are so many great new and back list titles to get excited for in this roundup of 2022 YA books to movies.

Bookish Sweatshirts and Hoodies For Readers

Get your cozy on with these bookish sweatshirts and hoodies for readers.

“I Know It When I See It”: Who Pulled Gender Queer from Wake County Library Shelves?

It wasn't the library board or a committee who made the decision to pull Gender Queer from Wake County Public Libraries.

Book Riot Will Match Your Donations to EveryLibrary to Challenge Censorship

Help dismantle book censorship in the new year by donating to EveryLibrary with our matching campaign.

Can The 1982 Island Trees Case Impact Today’s Book Censorship? This Week’s Book Censorship News: December 17, 2021

Books are back on shelves in Wisconsin, Iowa, and Washington and the rest of this week's book challenges and censorship news.

Bananas Celebrity Diet and Wellness Books for Fans of Maintenance Phase

Martinis are popular in some of these celebrity diet and wellness books for fans of Maintenance Phase.

Is It Fake News? How To Evaluate News Sites You’re Reading

Are you reading a news site or are you reading a "news site" funded by political groups? A guide to navigating information and media.