From September 8, 1941 to January 27, 1944, 872 days, the city of Leningrad was under siege by Nazi German forces whose mandate from Hitler was to wipe Leningrad off the face of the Earth. 538 more words
Tags » M. T. Anderson
Phew. Well, now that vacation is over, I can get back to posting.
I finished recently a book recommended by a friend called “Feed.” It isn’t my usual type of book (a bit more “real” than I like), but I’ve recommended to her so many books that I figured I should do the same and take one of her suggestions. 1,106 more words
In lieu of this week’s Teaser Tuesday!, we’re honoring the ten titles that were long-listed for the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature. But fear not, many of these books haven’t been released yet, so there’s still a bit of a teaser about what you can look forward to. 1,671 more words