This week’s link topics include: politically progressive kids’ stories, the National Book Awards, competitive book sorters, and more!
My favorite bookish links the week of November 12 – 16:
The Radicalization of Bedtime Stories
If your kiddos are going to wake you up in the middle of the night, you might as well make them “woke!” 🙂
The Competitive Book Sorters Who Spread Knowledge Around New York
Nerdy competitions are the best competitions.
Sigrid Nunez Wins National Book Award for ‘The Friend’
I always mean to read the National Book Award winners, but never get around to them. Nunez’s book has a dog as a key player, so it might just happen this year.
26 People Told Us How Public Libraries Made Their Lives Better
Some feel-good stuff right here. I hope your public library makes your life better!
A Parent’s Survival Guide To Reading the Same Picture Book for the 100th Time
I don’t have kids, but I do know how hard it can be to read the same book over and over. These ideas sound like sanity savers.