Quote of the Day – November 30, 2020

Quote of the Day – May 7, 2019

“There is hope, even when your brain tells you there isn’t.” ― John Green, Turtles All the Way Down  

Books To Help Discuss Mental Health

As Mental Health Awareness Month comes to a close, let us not stop this important discussion. Mental Illness is a topic that needs to be discussed more in society and although this month makes us aware about our daily mental health, it also alerts us about the everyday struggles that most people go through. MentalContinue reading “Books To Help Discuss Mental Health”

Quote of the Day – January 11, 2018

“Books are the ultimate Dumpees: put them down and they’ll wait for you forever; pay attention to them and they always love you back.” ― John Green, An Abundance of Katherines

Celebrating Banned Books Week

Congratulations! We have just arrived into Banned Books Week, an ALA (American Libraries Associations) that celebrates not only what we do best, read, but also the freedom to seek out and absorb knowledge, no matter how controversial and unorthodox it would appear. Since this event began in 1982, over  11,300 books have been challenged.  You haveContinue reading “Celebrating Banned Books Week”

A Teen Blogger’s Falling Out With YA Books

I came across this interesting Guardian article where a teen blogger for the site, Hawwa, explained that her interest in YA Books was starting to diminish due to the type of content that was being published out there. And, in my opinion, she made some good points. Here is some portions from the article: MyContinue reading “A Teen Blogger’s Falling Out With YA Books”