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Banned Books Week 2016

Banned Books Week – The Unspoken Factor in the Banning of Diverse Books

It’s here, it’s finally here! From September 25 to October 1, the literature world is celebrating Banned Books Week. The theme this year is something close to my heart as a female of color: it’s about celebrating diversity and the books that contain them. I mean, it should be common sense, right? Of course we should celebrate […] Read more…

Good Books for Young Adults - The Dream Thieves

Good Books for Young Adults – The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater

There are so many YA books flooding the market right now that good books for young adults can be difficult to find. How do you choose which book to bring to the cashier from all the colorful, tempting covers on the shelves? Well, let me get you in on a secret: Maggie Stiefvater. Maggie Stiefvater is a magician with words and […] Read more…