Dia Day Los Muertos Reads

Some of my favorite reads featuring or focusing on The Day of the Dead. Dia de Los Muertos A picture book celebrating Dia De Los Muertos. Taking place in a pueblo or town it shows the town getting ready to celebrate, decorating with colored streamers, calaveras, and pan de muertos, or bread of the dead.… Continue reading Dia Day Los Muertos Reads


Dead Voices Review

Dead Voices is the sequel to Katherine Arden's book Small Spaces. The book picks up a few months after the end of Small Spaces.  SPOILERS FOR SMALL SPACES AHEAD . . . . . . . Having survived possessed scarecrows in October, along with beating the evil 'Smiling Man' Ollie, Coco, and Brian are ready… Continue reading Dead Voices Review


Pakistani-American Characters Feature

I have to admit this post is inspired by Hena Khan. I fell in love with Hena Khan's work, through her book Amina's Voice. I've also spoken with people who talk about the lack of Pakistani American portrayals in children's literature. So I thought I'd do a feature, focusing on everything from picture books to… Continue reading Pakistani-American Characters Feature