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.
There are a plethora of books being published with wonderful biographies of women aimed at our young girls. We probably own an abnormally high number
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.
There are times when the stories behind the books are almost as wonderful as the books themselves. This is one of those times. Veronica Waldrop
There is no hiding my love of books. Obviously I see the power in a picture book, the escape in a fantasy novel, or the
I love a great book that encourages my daughters to go after anything and everything. Recently I found some great biographies that do just that!