5 Holiday Pies in Literature

Presents! Parades! Preparation! There is so much craziness that accompanies the holiday season and it’s time to slow down and smell the pie. That’s right, pie—the holiday staple that’s easy to be...

10 Great Teen Books

Usually, recommending the “10 best" or "greatest” of anything would be one person’s opinion.  Like, mine.  But, not this time. I decided to “crowdsource” for the best ideas.  Crowdsourcing? ...

6 Video Games Based on Books

Did you know that some of the best video games today are based on books? If your teen (or pre-teen) has been playing these games, he or she may be unaware of the great, original story lines and...