“The owl and the pussy cat went to sea in a beautiful pea green boat. They took some honey and plenty of money wrapped up in a five pound note…” . The owl and the pussycat?! No, not the owl … Continue reading Famous Literary Cats Exhibition: British Library
Video captures a well-known book lover as he painfully purges his book collection. Watch this well-known bibliophile go through 1000 books he must part with boingboing Robin Ince, co-host of the Book Shambles podcast, says he has at least 20 … Continue reading Book Purge, Oh No!
Did you know that most requests to remove books from schools or libraries go unreported? That’s disturbing for many people. And so in the spirit of transparency the American Library Association’s Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) compiles a list of … Continue reading The most banned and challenged books of the past five years
Instagram, really? For book reading? Yep. And we are for any new idea that makes reading books more accessible! The NY Public Library wants you to read more books–on Instagram . The New York Public Library has published a … Continue reading Books on Instagram? Yes.
If you think not developing and refining your sense of imagination, creativity and critical thinking skills is not harmful to your future career and overall happiness, think again. Unfortunately, today’s young people have moved away from this regular exercise, instead … Continue reading Parent-Teacher Alert: Teens Not Reading Books