Black History Month: Adult Book List

Hidden Shelf Feb 25, 2020 8 min read Black History Month: Adult Book List Earlier this month I talked about some of the things I look for when choosing picture books for my kids. I apply much of the same concepts when choosing books for myself, and that includes...

Black History Month: Childrens Books

Hidden Shelf February 11, 2020 Black History Month: Childrens Books 17 min read Black History Month Book List   Featuring children’s books by black authors.   In our house, we try to make sure that the books we are reading to our kids, and the books they are...

New Year’s Resolution: Read More Books

Hidden Shelf January 10, 2020 New Year’s Resolution: Read More Books 12 min read New Year’s Resolutions Several years ago, I decided that I liked the idea of a “New Years Challenge” rather than a “New Year’s Resolution.”⁣ As a person with a...

Hidden Shelf Gift Guide 2019

Hidden Shelf December 18, 2019 Hidden Shelf Gift Guide 2019 16 min read Hidden Shelf Gift Guide 2019 Last year, I gifted books to everyone on our Christmas List. Young and old, near and far, everyone got a book. I loved the excuse to spend time in the bookstore;...