Got a case of the Mondays? Well we’ve got a cure for that—a brand new video from our favorite tiny friend, Marcel the Shell! Marcel is also a picture book star: Marcel the Shell With Shoes On and the brand new Marcel the Shell: The Most Surprised I’ve Ever Been!
I’ve been writing “3 On A YA Theme” posts over at Book Riot for a couple of months now. It’s what it sounds like: 3 YA books featuring a common theme. I thought it would be worthwhile to do a big roundup of all the posts so far. I’ll keep this updated and create a master list under my “YA Booklists" tab. If there’s ever a topic of interest, let me know. I have a huge list, but I’m happy to put together something by request!
See, this is why they should have asked one of the librarians.
'Cause we could have figured out that pun in like…less than a minute, for reals.
Just a reminder: library/literary puns = reblog ‘round these parts.
Victorian Ghost Photography
Do not talk to me about how serious and straight-laced the Victorians were
Getting in the mood for Halloween!
Pittsburgh’s City of Asylum, which provides sanctuary to exiled writers from around the world, celebrates its tenth anniversary this weekend with an event featuring their five current residents, Huang Xiang, Horacio Castellanos Moya, Khet Mar, Israel Centeno, and Yaghoub Yadali.
For more of this morning’s roundup, click here.
I’m so excited about all the beautiful new books we got in today. We finally got our copy of The Infinite Sea! And there are a lot of creepy reads in the bunch as a bonus. Just in time for Halloween.
Today through Friday every donation you make to the Harry Potter Alliance’s fundraiser will be matched by John Green.
You could get a Price of Dawn poster signed by John, a zine of Hank’s high school notes and doodles, a John Green/Benedict Cumberbatch/Doritos fanfiction written by Maureen Johnson, and even more nerdy perks exclusive to this fundraiser. Donate today and have your contribution count twice thanks to John.
New Mockingjay Part 1 Trailer: Return to District 12 - Tickets go on sale October 29th! #MockingjayTickets