Q&A: Robin Rinaldi

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LJ talks to the author of The Wild Oats Project to find out how the experiment worked out—and if she’d do it all over again.

Bring Out the Irish | What We’re Reading

Are You Somebody

Everybody’s welcome in the WWR St. Patrick’s Day parade of books!

It’s Not Easy Being Green | French on Fridays

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Don your emerald-green pantsuit and tell me about your favorite Irish or Irish American books.

Where Are You? | What We’re Reading

The Sound of Music Story

The LJ/School Library Journal/Junior Library Guild staffers share their book escapades and excursions

Where Are You Escaping To? | French on Fridays

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For about a year and a half, I’ve been acting as book inquirer with my colleagues, asking them what they’re reading, and wheedling and coaxing them to share it with our readers. But am I content with what they’re reading? NOOOOO….I’m insatiable: I want to hear from EVERYBODY. So I’m venturing outside the offices to ask you about What You’re Reading.

Some Things Change, Others… | What We’re Reading

Guns, Germs, and Stee

A few LJ/School Library Journal/Junior Library League folks talk about our literary obsessions this week.

Reading Pages, Coining Phrases | What We’re Reading

Catherine the Great

Our roster of rabid readers fights winter with a mountain of great books: there’s movies, indigenous populations, deaf superpowers, California girls, Kentucky kids, parted and departed loves, designing women, sex traffickers, and a hot-blooded empress.

Monarchs, Memoirs, Mysteries, & Making Choices | What We’re Reading

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The LJ staff’s post–Valentine’s Day (and Presidents Day) reading runs the gamut from prison memoirs to the politics of de-extinction cloning this week.

Staying Warm and Informed | What We’re Reading

A Kim Jong-il Production

More wintertime reading from LJ/SLJ/JLG staffers, and a visit with RED author Jacky Colliss Harvey

Road to Elsewhere | Classic Returns

Prometheus Bound

Classic Returns travels from ancient Greece to postwar Hungary and points in between this month.