Feminist Friday: Using YA Lit to Tackle Controversial Topics in the Classroom

"Mrs. Brown, will you debate with me (about abortion)?" "Mrs. Brown, do you believe in God?" "Mrs. Brown, teach us about your views on feminism." "Mrs. Brown, what are your thoughts on The Wall?" "Mrs. Brown, how do you feel about Trump?" I've heard every one of these questions over the course of this year. [...]

YA Lit Next List

There are two problems that dominate my reading life in alternate phases. One is when I have so many things I want to read that I feel I will never get through them all, and two is when I am struck by the desire to read but I have no idea what to pick up [...]