Compared to twenty years ago, we’ve come a long way in diverse representation! There’s always improvements to make, but now, we are starting to see people of every shape, colour, belief, gender, sexuality, and ability at the forefront of our stories. Here are a few diverse reads for you, if you’re looking for something new. They are all under a year old and have gotten a lot of positive attention! Continue reading #StaffPick: Diverse Reads
Check out this recipe inspired by Chocolat! Continue reading Literary Food & Drink
Are you or someone you care about heading back to school? Whatever school looked like for you last September, you’re undoubtedly experiencing some changes. Whether you’re learning virtually or in-person here are some of Julia’s tips to help you move forward positively this September. Continue reading Staying Motivated in School
Do you ever find yourself picking up your phone and mindlessly scrolling Instagram? Meanwhile, accomplishing your Goodreads reading goal is looking less and less likely. It can feel disheartening when you’re not being as productive as the people posting constant homemade bread pictures on Facebook. With these tips, you can overcome that reading slump and get back on track. Continue reading How to Overcome a Reading Slump
Do you ever wonder how much reading you actually do?There are many ways to track your reading habits, and different styles work for different people. Lets take a look at how you can measure your reading and different tracking methods. Continue reading Ways to Track Reading
Even though we’re not able to go on exciting international adventures, we can still celebrate the remainder of summer from the comfort of our homes. Give yourself a day (or even just an hour) to relax by following some of our staycation tips! Continue reading Reading Staycation
You may have heard others talk about their yearly reading goals, or maybe you’re one of those goal-setters. Whether it’s tracking the number of books through Goodreads or sampling different genres through a Pinterest challenge, there are many different types of reading goals. Should you set reading goals? Are they really a good idea, or is it better to just read whatever and whenever? Continue reading Should you set reading goals?
Looking for something new to listen to? Here are some podcast suggestions that might interest you. Ologies is where science correspondent Alie Ward asks smart people stupid questions. Do crows really have funerals? What moth is the most goth? What … Continue reading Podcasts for Teens