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Books Everywhere Mar. 02, 2019

The Art of Design

When I was a student in the fourth grade, our teacher gave us an assignment investigating different ... Read More

4 Ways to Get More Books for Your Bucks (and Vice Versa) Feb. 07, 2019

Everyday Cheapskate

If you are an avid reader, you own a few books. OK, make that a lot of books. Some of your books yo... Read More

The Revel Is in the Details Jan. 30, 2019

The Word Guy

A vivid passage from Michelle Obama's memoir, "Becoming," refreshed my appreciation for the intense ... Read More

Do What's Best for Your Child Jan. 12, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I have been married for three years. Two months after the wedding, I discovered that my ... Read More

Three Good Men; Three Great Kids' Books Dec. 19, 2018

Michelle Malkin

Men get a bad rap. They're blamed collectively for rape culture, violence, war, poverty, climate cha... Read More

Still Taking the Ex to See the Fam Dec. 16, 2018

Dear AnnieĀ®

Dear Annie: My boyfriend is still taking his ex-girlfriend to see his son and his son's family, who ... Read More

Liberty Gifts Dec. 12, 2018

John Stossel

Struggling to find gifts to get for loved ones? How about a book? I just made a video abo... Read More

Giving the Gift of Style Dec. 11, 2018

In Fashion

Want a unique idea for that special fashion lover on your list? Then take a cue from this Santa's he... Read More

New Books on Language Bring Holiday Cheer Nov. 21, 2018

The Word Guy

There's no place like tome for the holidays. These new books will delight the word-lovers on your sh... Read More

Subject and Verb Beg to Disagree Oct. 31, 2018

The Word Guy

Q: The lead sentence in a newspaper story stated, "A string of recent announcements promising jobs a... Read More

How to Change the World: From Rebel Girls, and Boys, Who've Done So Oct. 26, 2018

Kids' Home Library

Millions of women have been changing their social media profile photos to black squares this month, ... Read More

Entice Middle-Grade Readers with Adventurous Books Oct. 19, 2018

Kids' Home Library

Kids today can have a hard time staying interested in reading, thanks to the high-energy feel of vid... Read More

Put a Little Tactile Activity Into Your Fall Season Oct. 12, 2018

Kids' Home Library

What's weirder than Halloween and all the sights, sounds and smells that go with it? These new child... Read More

Halloween Books Oct. 05, 2018

Kids' Home Library

These new books are super fun and help kids get in the mood for the year's spookiest holiday. "Scary... Read More

Antagonizing Sister Sep. 26, 2018

Dear AnnieĀ®

Dear Annie: Ever meet someone who plays the victim and always needs a villain in her life? We have a... Read More

Modern Fairy Tales That Feel Classic and Cool Sep. 21, 2018

Kids' Home Library

Classic fairy tales have always been popular among children, but sometimes the antiquated language a... Read More

Board Books with Pizazz Sep. 14, 2018

Kids' Home Library

Board books are a fantastic, sturdy and hand-fitting way for babies and toddlers to learn about the ... Read More

Fun New Vacation-Worthy Picture Book Crop for Preschoolers Sep. 07, 2018

Kids' Home Library

These new picture books are creative and make fantastic story times, even on vacation. "Max and Bir... Read More

Timely Books About Leadership, Resisting and Individual Power Aug. 24, 2018

Kids' Home Library

With all the political craziness of late, kids can become as confused and as stressed as their paren... Read More

Hail Fellow Well Metaphored Jul. 04, 2018

The Word Guy

The recent spate of natural disasters has produced a landslide of descriptive similes by journalists... Read More