I’m Blogging Elsewhere

I’m blogging at School Library Journal’s Fuse#8 this week. I hope you can make it over there and read my posts. And then, stick around because Elizabeth Bird is pretty awesome at blogging! http://blogs.slj.com/afuse8production/2020/06/22/passthemic-edith-campbell-takes-over-a-fuse-8-production/   Edith Campbell, an assistant librarian in the Cunningham Memorial Library at Indiana State University, takes over a Fuse #8 Production… Read More I’m Blogging Elsewhere

June Releases

2 June Beyond Me by Annie Donwerth- Chikamatsu. Atheneum This novel-in-verse views the aftershocks of Japan’s 2011 earthquake and tsunami through the eyes of a girl. Ages 8–12 2 Jun Imaginary Borders (Pocket Change Collective) by  Xiuhtezcatl Martinez (Author), Ashley Lukashevsky (Illustrator). Penguin Workshop. In this personal, moving essay, environmental activist and hip-hop artist Xiuhtezcatl Martinez uses his… Read More June Releases


I usually love Monday mornings. They are my favorite part of the week because they offer a fresh new day and new week filled with possibilities. I’m not feeling the love today. My sinuses are continuing to throb and 20 minutes with Deepak Chopra wasn’t enough to lift be out of my slump. And, there’s… Read More MondayMorningReads

Sayantani DasGupta : Read Asian and Pacific Islander American Books

Yes, I do know AAPI Heritage Month ended yesterday, but this is me resisting white supremacy that gives February to Blacks May to AAPI and relegates Pride celebrations to June. This is me saying that all day, everyday, we can learn about, promote, celebrate and cherish our stories. May is over, but AAPI heritage continues.… Read More Sayantani DasGupta : Read Asian and Pacific Islander American Books