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December 1, 2019
20+ Adaptations Worth Streaming During Your Holiday Vacay
Stream Early. Stream Often. These book adaptations worth streaming, and you may find yourself preferring these TV adaptation over the source material.
#BongHive Reads: 4 Books for Fans of the Movie PARASITE
Can't get enough of Bong Joon-ho's latest? Between treks to the theater for repeat viewings, check out these books for fans of the movie Parasite.
The History Of A CHRISTMAS CAROL
A brief history of the story behind Charles Dickens's A CHRISTMAS CAROL.
November 30, 2019
Young Adult Literature
Two Great Books To Fight Stigma Around Autism in Tweens & Teens
Two important books that help fight the stigma around autism for teens and tweens.
November 29, 2019
Call Me Enamored: Why I Love the First Line of Moby Dick
Why “Call me Ishmael,” the first line of Moby Dick, is among the most instantly recognizable and important first lines in all of classic Western literature.
How to Find a Book in the Library: Your 101 Guide
How to find a book in the library when you already know which book you want, when you can't find it on the shelf, or when you want a recommendation.
5 Middle Grade and YA Graphic Novels with Awesome Adults
A lot of children's and young adult stories depend on the absence of adults. But they don't have to.
Friday Fund Days: Drop Some Dollars & Help Some Classrooms
Whether you can donate a dollar, donate fifty dollars, or donate a share on social media, you make a difference!
Beverly Jenkins is Trailblazing Her Way onto Television
Why Beverly Jenkins's TV adaptation news is such a huge and important deal.
Shopping Can Be Murder: 6 Dangerous Books for Black Friday
Thinking about going out on Black Friday? Think again.
Our Reading Lives
How CINDERELLA and Fairytale Magic Saved Me From Myself
A true story about Cinderella, Fairy Tales, and mental health.
3 Korean Dramas About Books and Writing on Netflix
Where do the written word and the world of K-drama intersect? In these 3 Korean dramas about books that you can stream on Netflix now!
20 Literary Holiday Cards to Send This Season
Send your friends, family, and favorite bookstore and library workers warm holiday greetings with these 20 literary holiday cards!
Great Noir By Women
Love noir, but want to read more female authors? We feel ya! Check out our list of great noir by women to get your hardbitten mystery on.