Margaret Kingsbury

Margaret Kingsbury’s short stories and poems have appeared in Devilfish Review, Pulp Literature, Nonbinary Review, and Expanded Horizons. When she’s not writing BR posts, short stories, poems, novels, ANYTHING—or reading—she’s either chasing her book-eating baby or ogling books in the giant used bookstore she works at (or some other stray job she’s acquired). She and her family live in Nashville, TN and are the proud owners of many, many books. Follow her on Instagram @areaderlymom or @babylibrarians, and follow her kid lit reviews on babylibrarians.com.

9 Medieval Poets You Will Actually Enjoy Reading

Not all medieval poetry is boring. It can be sexy, searing, poignant, and graceful. Here are 9 such examples of medieval poets everyone can enjoy.

Best Comics We Read January–March 2020

Rioters tell you their favorite recent comic reads!

What If The Little Mermaid Learned Sign Language? Thoughts About Fairytales and Disability

An analysis of disability in fairytales, from disability memoirs, THE WITCHER, and PET. Can disability stories in fairytales be used to transform society?

Quiz: Which Magical City Should You Live In?

In magical cities, everything is possible. Take this quiz and find out which magical city from fantasy you should live in.

The Berbellion Prize: A New Award for Disabled Writers

The Berbellion Prize is a new award for an author whose "work has best spoken of the experience of chronic illness and/or disability."

Newbery, Caldecott, and Printz Winners Announced By The American Library Association

Here are the winners of the Newbery, Caldecott, and Printz Awards from the American Library Association!

Help Children Live Their Best Bookish Life

The best literary life for children includes reading logs, bookish lamps, plenty of bookish decor, and giving/participating in bookish charities.

Take This Lord Of The Rings Quiz To Find Your Next Fantasy Read

Find your next perfect fantasy read with this LORD OF THE RINGS quiz.

Don’t Miss Out On These 5 Excellent Graphic Memoirs From 2019

Check out these 5 not to miss graphic memoirs from 2019, perfect for reaching end of the year goals or for reading anytime.

10 Children’s Books About Art

Studies show that art is integral for early childhood development. These 10 children's books about art will help develop an early appreciation for art.

Battling Comic Book Nerd Imposter Syndrome

Do you have to read superhero comic books to be a comic book nerd? A reader grapples with the answer as she looks at sexism in the inudstry.

20 Must-Read Children’s Books About Family

Here are 20 children's books about family that celebrate families of many kinds doing their normal family things with love and care.

Calaveras Come To Life: 10 Children’s Books About El Día De Los Muertos

Munch on some sugar calaveras and celebrate El Día de los Muertos with your child by reading these 10 children's books about El Día de los Muertos.

31 Of The Best Kid’s Book Subscriptions

These 31 kid's book subscriptions take the guesswork out of finding excellent children's books, and come right to your door.

I Opened The Door: On Portals, Fantasy, And My Disability

A disabled reader on seeing herself in fantasy and the appeal of portals in those stories.

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