Tag Archives: reading

Why I bought a Nook

I had a conundrum on my hands. One of the members of my writing group just had her novel published, but the initial release is e-book only. And another member of my group will be traveling this same road in … Continue reading

Posted in Reading | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

You are what you eat

We all know that as writers, we need to read. A lot. This is even more challenging in a world where we’re trying to build platforms on social media, marketing our books, and maybe even handling all or part of … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Reading, Writing | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Lack of diversity in children’s books

Last Sunday The New York Times published two insightful columns, my favorite of which was by children’s book writer Walter Dean Myers. One of the most important things Myers reminds us of is this deceptively simple truth: “Books transmit values.” … Continue reading

Posted in Reading | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments