Today, I want to talk about boys reading books with female characters. As a bookseller, I cannot count the number of times I have had a parents dismiss Number the Stars, by Lois Lowry, because the main character is a girl. 489 more words
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Morning all! I am very excited to be participating in the Lucky is Reading Giveaway Hop that is being hosted by Stuck in Books. The Hop will run from March 7th to March 21st and there are lots of blogs participating with a variety of awesome prizes so hop along after you’ve entered here! 185 more words
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Critics who treat ‘adult’ as a term of approval, instead of as a merely descriptive term, cannot be adult themselves. To be concerned about being grown up, to admire the grown up because it is grown up, to blush at the suspicion of being childish; these things are the marks of childhood and adolescence.