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.

Summer 2022 YA Paperbacks For Your TBR

Spend your summer reading the best summer 2022 YA paperbacks, thanks to this handy guide across young adult genres.

How To Directly Impact Democracy: Book Censorship News, July 1, 2022

This week's book censorship news includes draconian new library collection policies in TX and VA and more.

Virginia Politicians Sue Oni Press and Maia Kobabe Over GENDER QUEER

Attorney Tim Anderson has filed a lawsuit against Oni Press, publisher of GENDER QUEER, as well as author Maia Kobabe.

Bookish Goods for the Coastal Grandma Aesthetic

Have you seen the coastal grandma aesthetic on social media? Here's how to lean into it, bookish style.

Librarian Vandalizes 2 Public Libraries, Spray Painting “Groomers”: Book Censorship News, June 24, 2022

This week's book censorship news includes a roundup of Pride displays being dismantled, Pride story time protests, and more.

Best Selling Self-Help Books and the Missing Women Phenomenon

The most popular self-help books have something in common: a lot of men and a lot of men talking about men.

Bookish Strawberry Goods That Are Simply Sweet

Find among these bookish strawberry goods some stickers, an enamel pin, sweet tote bags, notebooks, and more.

Over 50% of Adults Have Not Finished a Book in the Last Year

A new report on the reading habits of Americans, including who is most likely to quit a book, finish a book, and more.

14 Awesome Animal Bookends

Add these awesome animal bookends to your shelves and adopt the easiest pet you've ever had.

How Moms For Liberty’s Book Ratings System Enters Schools: Book Censorship News, June 10, 2022

This week's book censorship news and a look at how a book rating system from Moms For Liberty is infiltrating schools.

Massachusetts Secretary of State Candidate Platform Built on Book Censorship

A candidate for Massachusetts's Secretary of State is traveling to public libraries to secretly video their Pride displays.

The Queerest Coloring Books Imaginable

Add some more color to your life with these queer coloring books full of LGBTQ+ joy and love.

The Misinformation Age: Book Censorship News, June 3, 2022

This week's book censorship news and the truth behind the State Farm-GenderCool project.

Love, Independence, Punishment, Murder: Summer Camp in YA Fiction

The wide world of summer camp in YA fiction, from Campfire Girls to The Baby-Sitters Club to camps for queer kids and more.

Bookish Summer Goods for Summer Reading Fun

Sun's out, bookish summer goods are out, too. Grab some summery bookish tees, stickers, bookmarks, and more.