Thursday, June 26, 2014

Judy Blume is Back!

Hey Judy Blume fans!

The "Queen of YA" is back, this time with a new novel in the works for adults. The so-far untitled book, which is due out sometime next year, will be her first for adults since 1998's Summer Sisters.

Want to know more about this mysterious new publication? Check out the Washington Post article here.

Ready to check out some of her older titles? Find them in the new online catalog!

McDonald, Soraya Nadia. "Judy Blume is writing her first new book in more than 10 years." Washington Post. 26 June 2014. Web. 26 June 2014.

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

TED Talk: Stephen Burt on Why We Need Poetry

Check out this TED talk to see why poetry critic Stephen Burt thinks poetry is an integral part of life.

Want to watch more? Visit

Burt, S. (2013, June). Stephen Burt: Why people need poetry [Video file]. Retrieved from need_poetry