Encyclopedia Brown and the Mysterious Mystery of What to Read Next

Sure, Donald J. Sobol, the author of the Encyclopedia Brown series, was MORE than generous with his talents by providing a whopping twenty-eight Encyclopedia Brown books. He started in 1963 with Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective and kept going right up to the year of his passing in 2012 with Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Soccer Scheme. No one …

Guides to Living in the Moment When the Moment Feels Crazy

Suffice it to say, things have felt a little um… stressful as of late. Now, I’m not going to go into why that might be because not everyone feels stressed for the same reasons. In fact, as it turns out, living as a human in this world of ours, provides AMPLE opportunities to feel uncertain, scared, anxious, sad, jealous, indignant, …

Author Love: Jon Klassen Edition

Ah author love! Sometimes it’s all you need to find that next book to add to your favorites list. In this official blog post edition of Author Love, I am touting the mad skills of children’s book author and illustrator, Jon Klassen. This Canada-born author and former Pixar animator just keeps producing fresh, funny, slightly off-kilter books and illustrations that …

If The Harry Potter Series and The Twilight Series Had Children

To some this idea (the idea of the Harry Potter series and the Twilight series having book children) may seem somewhat odd and even blasphemous at first, but hear me out. As it normally occurs when two um.. entities? have offspring, each child is an unique amalgam of their family’s genetics. No two children are exactly alike (not even twins! …

I Have to Wait Until *When* for the Next Outlander Installment?!?

Ok, ok, I just heard about it too, the next season of Outlander based on the third book in Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander series, Voyager, isn’t going to be airing until SEPTEMBER OF 2017. UGH! That’s too long folks! Too, too loooong. Many had hoped that the next and potentially final installment in the book series, Go Tell The Bees That …