Tag Archives: Reading

Stand Up To Censorship

The annual Banned Books Week this year has a new theme: Banning books silences voices. But as always, BBW focuses on raising awareness about the constant threat of censorship.

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Real Presidents Read Books

In glaring polarity to the illiterate moron now squatting in the White House, a real President actually reads books instead of binge watching faux news on television. This weekend, President Obama posted a summary on social media of his summer … Continue reading

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Bookshelf Sleuthing

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Books are…

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Scale the Stacks

Another wonderful cartoon by Grant Snider for the NY Times.

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Books are there for you

This encouraging message was recently spotted on the sidewalk chalkboard outside of Books A Plenty indie bookshop in Tauranga, New Zealand.  

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Books to the Ceiling

 

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The Good Kind of Hangover

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The Effects of Reading

This wonderful infographic was created by the folks at the University of Virginia Library to describe what happens when we read a book.

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The Great American Read

Nearly everyone has a favorite book, but what about an entire nation ? Beginning next week, PBS ( our public broadcasting network ) is embarking on a quest to discover what is America’s favorite read. The eight-part television series about … Continue reading

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