It has been difficult, if not downright impossible, to keep up with reading and writing about books while also being a first time teacher librarian.
Nonfiction can be dry and dull, but it doesn’t have to be. I recently discovered this new series by Clive Gifford and Quarto books on
Violence against women. Lack of schools for girls. Malnutrition due to patriarchal practices. Forced marriage. These are some of the issues that face women specifically.
I never shy away from books about strong women. It doesn’t hurt that one of my girls wants to be the President, so we also
I don’t tend to read a huge amount of non-fiction work. Some people adore non-fiction, and then some of us prefer fiction. But there are
The Migrant Detention Centers and the fact that so many children have been separated from their families is in our news daily. The whole thing