Category: A Shout Out

A Shout Out to Sharon Mayhew, Author of Keep Calm and Carry On, Children

I’ve had the opportunity to read the upcoming MG novel, Keep Calm and Carry On, Children, by the talented Sharon Mayhew, and can honestly say she has done a remarkable job. The book, about how British children during WWII persevered and overcame their situations,…

A Shout Out To The Field House Museum

I’d like to give a shout out to the wonderful people over at The Field House Museum, of whom I’ve recently had the pleasure of making acquaintances with. The museum, named after the family that founded it, was built in 1845 but was officially…

A Shout Out To: Little Free Library

I’d like to give a shout out to Little Free Library, a nonprofit organization with the aim of promoting literacy and a love of reading. Their “little free libraries” are essentially free book exchanges that are set up near the edge of a yard…

A Shout Out To: Ferst Readers

I’d like to give a shout out to Ferst Readers. That’s not a typo either. While doing some research, I came across this fantastic website and found myself thoroughly impressed. Founded in 1999, Ferst Readers aims to address a troubling problem, which is an…