Teens

National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry Month, and there are many ways to enjoy it while we’re staying at home. Spring can be a lovely time to […]

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Stonewall Book Awards 2020

The Stonewall Book Awards were first established in 1971 to celebrate and honor GLBTQIA+ literature and in 2010 the award expanded to include a category […]

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Coretta Scott King Awards 2020

Another award given out this month was the Coretta Scott King awards.  This group of awards recognizes African-American authors and illustrators of outstanding books for […]

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Newbery Awards 2020

The John Newbery Medal is the big one.  It is given out to the most outstanding contribution to children’s literature each year.  The medal winner […]

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Fall “To Be Read” Pile

Confession – my “to be read” (TBR) pile is very long. I currently have 20 books checked out and 15 on hold. And that doesn’t […]

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YA Books For Adults!

Adults can sometimes forget the tumultuous travails of teenagehood, and that teenagers (or authors writing as teenagers) can teach you something. Whether the setting is […]

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