Weighing a pig doesn't fatten it.
White Noise is a famous novel. It’s one of the prime examples of postmodern literature, and it’s the book that made Don DeLillo big. It won the National Book Award for Fiction in 1985 – Ursula Le Guin’s… 981 more words
3 weeks ago
Well-Read Twenty Something
Reading my way through Popsugar’s 2016 Book Challenge.
Category: A National Book Award Winner
Lord of Misrule –Jaimy Gordon (294)
Favorite Line: “A horseman of the old school, a gentleman who never forgot to dip down and stake you when he win. 516 more words
1 month, 2 weeks ago
Yesterday I got it in my head that I should find some books that my granddaughter might like to read. It didn’t take long to find online reading lists for 5th graders. 588 more words
3 months, 4 weeks ago
Latinxs in Kid Lit
The Pura Belpré Awards turns 20 this year! The milestone will be marked on Sunday, June 26, from 1:00-3:00 p.m. during the 2016 ALA Annual Conference in Orlando, FL. 989 more words
6 months ago
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
About: This is the story of 14 year-old Arnold Spirit (aka Junior). Junior is Native American. 328 more words
6 months, 1 week ago
My Life Is Booked
Happy Friday everyone!
One of my professors likes to say that we need to read from the best so we can look for things to borrow for our own fiction. 660 more words
7 months ago
Book Club Advisor
If an entire nation could seek its freedom, why not a girl? 205 more words
10 months ago