IN THIS POST: Memoirs abound on bookshelves and writing a list of only five favorites seems daunting. Nevertheless, I persist. Here are my five favorite memoirs for the Five Favorite Book ... Read More about Five Favorite Books: Memoirs
IN THIS POST: This collection of Marilynne Robinson quotes is pulled from two of her essay collections: When I Was a Child, I Read Books and The Givenness of Things. They are only a small peek into ... Read More about Favorite Marilynne Robinson Quotes
IN THIS POST: Trying to visit all the literary stops in New York City in one weekend is impossible – especially if you have a lengthy list of other interesting sites to visit. This post narrows your ... Read More about 3 Must-See Literary Spots in New York City
IN THIS POST: Encourage a love of reading with these delightful picture books about libraries. Ranging from informative to funny, biographical to comical, these 20 picture books will entertain and ... Read More about Picture Books About Libraries
IN THIS POST: Reading two memoirs concurrently prompted me to ask, "What makes a good memoir?" Using these two memoirs, I attempt to create a list of 5 qualities that create a good memoir. Do you ... Read More about What Makes A Good Memoir?
IN THIS POST: Two common homeschool assessment options are standardized testing and in-home evaluations. Some states accept one or either of these for their testing requirements, but how do you choose ... Read More about Homeschool Assessment Options: Testing or Evaluation?