By Lisa Rosman 6 min read
Little Women’s Jo March set her writing aside to become a mother and wife – and so many classic heroines followed suit. But should they have?
By Bruce Handy 5 min read
Bruce Handy's Wild Things encourages reading children’s books as an adult, and here, he shares strong emotions he's experienced with children's stories.
By Tom Blunt 3 min read
Apparently the prevalence of literature still has room to grow. We've got this, a look at female wins at the Hugo Awards, and more in today's Daily Blunt.
By Charlotte Jones Voiklis 5 min read
Madeleine L’Engle’s granddaughter Charlotte reflects on the underlying and ever-enduring message running throughout A Wrinkle in Time.
By Valerie Kalfrin 5 min read
On the 40th anniversary of the publication of Bridge to Terabithia – and the 10th anniversary of the film – we’re examining why it’s relevant as ever.
By Jennie Yabroff 5 min read
Margaret Wise Brown, author of Goodnight Moon, collected pelts. Read these biographies to unearth the dirtiest secrets of your favorite children's authors.