April 23

When the Pandemic Came to Town by Clare Vanderpool

So here we are. Hunkered down. Social distancing. Sheltering in place. What now?   Many of us have turned to books. Reading is kind of like sheltering in place. It’s something we do mostly alone, but something we are also doing in common. We come to our books from different places. A lunch break. A […]

Stranded on a Desert Island by Clare Vanderpool

They’re called Icebreakers.  You know the questions designed to break the ice in a conversation, like what famous person living or dead would you like to have dinner with?  Or if you could time travel, when would you go?  Another one is, if you were stranded on a desert island, what one book would you […]