Middle-Grade Resources

My middle-grade summer reading stack I fell in love with middle grade last year, when I realized that it’s the most consistent category of books I read in terms of providing #booklove: reading middle grade, for me, means reading book after book after book that I love. Are there any duds?? At first, I just thought…

How to Find Great YA Lit to Read and Share

Here are some of my favorite resources for identifying young adult books I want to read: Blogs written by teachers, librarians, and lovers of YA lit. I especially like Leila’s bookshelves of doom and Colleen’s Chasing Ray. Booksmugglers features thorough reviews as well. Liz Burns’s A Chair, a Fireplace, and a Tea Cozy (a line from Buffy!!) is a…