Posts Tagged: books

“The Sun is Also a Star” Begs for a Second Read

Nicola Yoon begins her young adult novel, The Sun is Also a Star with an explanation of Carl Sagan’s theory that to create an apple pie, you must first invent the universe. Science and math play a consistent role in

“The Sun is Also a Star” Begs for a Second Read

Nicola Yoon begins her young adult novel, The Sun is Also a Star with an explanation of Carl Sagan’s theory that to create an apple pie, you must first invent the universe. Science and math play a consistent role in

My Favorite Reads of 2017 – Books for All Ages

Some of these titles have been around for awhile, and some are brand-new, but these are the books that had me cheering, crying, thinking and celebrating a bookish life in 2017. Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls: 100 Tales of

My Favorite Reads of 2017 – Books for All Ages

Some of these titles have been around for awhile, and some are brand-new, but these are the books that had me cheering, crying, thinking and celebrating a bookish life in 2017. Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls: 100 Tales of

Teachers & Librarians Affected by Harvey or Irma: Get Replacement Books Here for Free!

Authors, illustrators, publishers, and book distribution centers have banned together to create an efficient way to get new materials to the organizations that need them.  There is currently a large cache of NEW donated books that are looking for homes. If

Teachers & Librarians Affected by Harvey or Irma: Get Replacement Books Here for Free!

Authors, illustrators, publishers, and book distribution centers have banned together to create an efficient way to get new materials to the organizations that need them.  There is currently a large cache of NEW donated books that are looking for homes. If

Late Fragment – A poem by Raymond Carver – American Poems

My favorite poem, Late Fragment by Raymond Carver in celebration of World Poetry Day. It must have caught the mind and souls of the creators of the film Birdman too as it types itself on the screen in the opening

Late Fragment – A poem by Raymond Carver – American Poems

My favorite poem, Late Fragment by Raymond Carver in celebration of World Poetry Day. It must have caught the mind and souls of the creators of the film Birdman too as it types itself on the screen in the opening

rifflebooks: [Found on Pinterest] Some incredible cakes here. When I moved from WI my book club made me a cake with my favorite book titles!

rifflebooks: [Found on Pinterest] Some incredible cakes here. When I moved from WI my book club made me a cake with my favorite book titles!

A video posted by Jenn Haight (@jenn1602) on Aug 17, 2013 at 2:19pm PDT Finished my #diy #books #shoes. (Source: https://instagram.com/)

A video posted by Jenn Haight (@jenn1602) on Aug 17, 2013 at 2:19pm PDT Finished my #diy #books #shoes. (Source: https://instagram.com/)

Dean Orion’s book, which was released this April is an accessible and direct guide to tools that Orion himself has used during his 20 year career to hone his writing skills. With anecdotes and bullet point summaries at the end

Dean Orion’s book, which was released this April is an accessible and direct guide to tools that Orion himself has used during his 20 year career to hone his writing skills. With anecdotes and bullet point summaries at the end