Like Fine’s uniquely constructed book, being a mom is to be permanently fractured. ...more
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Julia Fine discusses her new novel, THE UPSTAIRS HOUSE.
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A monthly illustrated What to Read When for the young readers in our lives!
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Over at the Los Angeles Review of Books, Kelly Blewett retraces a fragment of the long-needed queer history of children books: Nordstrom was also queer. Although it seems she rarely mixed her private life with her professional one, a number of the most famous writers whom she published were queer, too, including Brown, Fitzhugh, and […]