thisisteen:

Share your love of young adult books this week!
Choose your color here!
Follow along May 19-23 for your daily dose of YA pride from some of our favorite authors and share your YA book recommendations using #IreadYA!

thisisteen:

Share your love of young adult books this week!

Choose your color here!

Follow along May 19-23 for your daily dose of YA pride from some of our favorite authors and share your YA book recommendations using #IreadYA!

anneursu:

Right now, children’s literature is seeing an intense flare-up in the ongoing conversation about the diversity crisis in children’s books. While this conversation has been going on for decades, now social media has given the people having it megaphones, and they are using them to brilliant ends….

bestpersonon:

death-by-lulz:

Some of them look majestic in the sun.

And then there’s the turtle
bestpersonon:

death-by-lulz:

Some of them look majestic in the sun.

And then there’s the turtle
bestpersonon:

death-by-lulz:

Some of them look majestic in the sun.

And then there’s the turtle
bestpersonon:

death-by-lulz:

Some of them look majestic in the sun.

And then there’s the turtle
bestpersonon:

death-by-lulz:

Some of them look majestic in the sun.

And then there’s the turtle
bestpersonon:

death-by-lulz:

Some of them look majestic in the sun.

And then there’s the turtle
bestpersonon:

death-by-lulz:

Some of them look majestic in the sun.

And then there’s the turtle
bestpersonon:

death-by-lulz:

Some of them look majestic in the sun.

And then there’s the turtle
bestpersonon:

death-by-lulz:

Some of them look majestic in the sun.

And then there’s the turtle
bestpersonon:

death-by-lulz:

Some of them look majestic in the sun.

And then there’s the turtle

bestpersonon:

death-by-lulz:

Some of them look majestic in the sun.

And then there’s the turtle

(via lauriehalseanderson)

diversityinya:

In the new summer romance Portrait of Us by A. Destiny and Rhonda Helms, art may be the common ground between opposites Corinne and Matthew.

By Rhonda Helms

destiny-portraitofus

1. There is no singular “authentic” PoC (people of color) experience.

I know this sound ridiculously obvious…and it…

“Try to learn to breathe deeply, really to taste food when you eat, and when you sleep, really to sleep. Try as much as possible to be wholly alive with all your might, and when you laugh, laugh like hell. And when you get angry, get good and angry. Try to be alive. You will be dead soon enough.”
— Ernest Hemingway  (via euphoricnonsensee)

(via lauriehalseanderson)

vintageanchorbooks:

"Write only what you love, and love what you write. The key word is love. You have to get up in the morning and write something you love, something to live for.” 
—Ray Bradbury

vintageanchorbooks:

"Write only what you love, and love what you write. The key word is love. You have to get up in the morning and write something you love, something to live for.

—Ray Bradbury

(via litreactor)

smartgirlsattheparty:

punc:

awkwardsituationist:

from girl rising …to consider on international women’s day (and every day thereafter)

equality needs to be a goal that everybody actively works towards.

Check out @girlrisng!! smartgirlsattheparty:

punc:

awkwardsituationist:

from girl rising …to consider on international women’s day (and every day thereafter)

equality needs to be a goal that everybody actively works towards.

Check out @girlrisng!! smartgirlsattheparty:

punc:

awkwardsituationist:

from girl rising …to consider on international women’s day (and every day thereafter)

equality needs to be a goal that everybody actively works towards.

Check out @girlrisng!! smartgirlsattheparty:

punc:

awkwardsituationist:

from girl rising …to consider on international women’s day (and every day thereafter)

equality needs to be a goal that everybody actively works towards.

Check out @girlrisng!! smartgirlsattheparty:

punc:

awkwardsituationist:

from girl rising …to consider on international women’s day (and every day thereafter)

equality needs to be a goal that everybody actively works towards.

Check out @girlrisng!!

smartgirlsattheparty:

punc:

awkwardsituationist:

from girl rising …to consider on international women’s day (and every day thereafter)

equality needs to be a goal that everybody actively works towards.

Check out @girlrisng!!

2headedsnake:

Kevin Lucbert
2headedsnake:

Kevin Lucbert
2headedsnake:

Kevin Lucbert
2headedsnake:

Kevin Lucbert