It’s been a while since I wrote about the children’s and YA literature that captures my fancy, but recently I was asked a question that inspired me. Our own Mini Belle told me she was on a quest to find books with strong female protagonists that weren’t ultimately love stories.
If you have been in a book store lately, you have probably seen Pride and Prejudice and Zombies or one of its sequels. I have not read any of these books because I suck and I don’t wanna. However, if you think you might enjoy a Regency novel with a twist, may I recommend Sorcery […]
Good evening, ladies. The time has come to bring our staggering 95+ Badass Literary Heroines down to 64, and today we’re starting with the Youngs in the SciFi/Fantasy category. We have to bring this list of 37 names down to 16 by the end of the comment thread. It’s going to require some tough choices, […]
Wondering what to get for your ten-year-old niece (or nephew)? Never fear, I’m here to help. These are three of my favorite book series in box-set form. All of them are designated ‘9-12’ age range and they are fun and engaging.