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All Hallow's Read: The Children's Edition

Just over a week to go until All Hallow’s Read. If you are not familiar with this new bookish Halloween tradition, watch Neil Gaiman explain it here:  459 more words

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#bannedbooksweek

My #bannedbooksweek story takes place in Elementary School, 4th grade, when I learned that people ban books and a partial reason why.

I was that kid in school that asked the teacher to spend time in the library whenever the chance arose. 1,343 more words

Alvin Schwartz

Interview with Amelia Cotter, Author of This House and Maryland Ghosts

Amelia Cotter is an author and storyteller with a special interest in the supernatural, history, and folklore. Amelia lives and writes in Chicago but is originally from Maryland, where she earned a degree in German and History from Hood College. 1,550 more words

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