From Vegetarian to Time-Traveler: 5 Graphic Novel Booktalks for Adult Readers

This booktalk describes great graphic novels for adults who love to read but don’t normally read graphic novels. My list includes Girl in Dior by Annie Goetzinger, Blankets by Craig Thompson, Fun Home by Alison Bechdel, Dirt Candy by Amanda Cohen and Ryan Dunlavey, and Patience by Daniel Clowes. Click HERE for the booktalk script. Advertisements

Teacher Librarianship Here I Come

For me, the journey toward teacher librarianship has been surprising—surprising in a very good way. Having taught seventh and eighth grade English for seventeen years, I thought I knew what was possible in a school library. In short, I did not. The discipline is both more robust and more specific than I expected. I am discovering librarianship is more […]