News to Wake Your Brain Cells – Nov 15


13 best Asian American children’s and young adult books 2019 – NBC News

Angry parents protest LGBTQ books in Virginia classrooms – Washington Post

Children’s books: New from Sophie Dahl, Jamie Littler and Sally Gardner – The Irish News

In praise of Diana Wynne Jones, the fairy godmother of children’s fantasy – Vox

Jules Feiffer writes picture book sequel after two decades – Publisher’s Weekly

Tips and tricks parents can use to nurture a love of reading in kids – KQED

When white feelings dominate – Reading While White


Charlotte’s new library – an investment in what we ought to be – WFAE

Why libraries have a public spirit that most museums lack – HyperAllergic


7 of the best YA novels (& series) featuring your favorite comic book characters – The Mary Sue

7 YAs to read after Ruta Sepetys’ The Fountains of Silence – Barnes & Noble

15 of your favorite queer YA fantasy books – Book Riot

22 Latinx books that need to be adapted for TV or film immediately – The Young Folks

50 must-read YA books in translation – Stacked

The best young adult novels of November 2019 – Paste