Electric Lit gives its two cents about the gender-swapped Lord of the Flies and gets it all wrong.
Read It Forward gives some great recommendations of books for woke kids. Definitely going to be gifting a few of these this year!
We’re getting an adaptation of Stoner by John Williams and I won’t be able to see it because it will be starring a sexual predator. I guess I shouldn’t be surprised.
A new memoir involving the life of Bette Davis is going to be released. Quartz says it shows it’s time to stop letting men construct women’s stories. They are, of course, super right. If only that could go without saying.
They announced the long list for the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature and The Hate U Give is on it!
An interesting piece from Teen Vogue about how our culture’s obsession with white male serial killers is glamorizing and deifying them.
Bitch Media’s 15 Bitch-Approved September reads!
Beth O’Brien is a library assistant and book blogger. Born and raised in Atlantic Canada, she lives in picturesque Nova Scotia with her cat Edith. You can often find her rocking double denim with her nose in a book and a craft beer in her hand. Follow her on Twitter @fuelldbyfiction.