Interview: Susane Colasanti, YA Author, “All I Need”

I love YA. Anyone who’s ever said hello to me, seen my bursting bookshelves or gone to a book signing where I’m the oldest one there without a tween in tow, knows that. Read More Interview: Susane Colasanti, YA Author, “All I Need”

The Perfect Book

There’s something about books that appeals to me. The scent, the touch, the power it gives to the imagination to run wild while still being held back by the boundaries of the story; but I think it mostly comes from this kind of high you get when you read a really good book, the need to devour every page as if this is the last thing you’ll ever get to know in life, so you get eager as pages turn under your fingertips, eager to know what experience comes out of it; and yet you feel the need to take it slow, to print each word unto your brain, to stain your memories with this simple and yet so complex feeling that a good book gives you. I make it sound like it’s some sort of drug, but honestly, if books were a kind of drug, then reading would be my addiction. Read More The Perfect Book